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Memorial Day

Posted by Library Blog on 05/27/2016 at 11:16 AM

Tree dedicated in memory of Nathan J. Schuldheiss, Class of 2005According to 36 U.S.C. §116, the last Monday in May is Memorial Day. The United States’ most solemn holiday has roots all the way back to the 1800s.

On May 11, 1950, Congress passed a joint resolution which requests that the President issue a Memorial Day proclamation each year. This year’s proclamation can be found on the White House’s website.

This Memorial Day we ask that you take time to remember the men and women who died serving in our military from all generations and from all wars. Let their sacrifices be honored with peace.