Category Archives: Veterans Day

PEACE–Veterans Day 2018

The dateline was Paris, France and, November 11th, 1918. On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, 1918, an armistice, or temporary cessation of hostilities, between the Allied nations and Germany went into effect. The “the … Continue reading

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“Sunday Thoughts”

“In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot.” –Mark Twain

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“The Last Post”–Salute to Our Allied Commonwealth of Nations’ Remembrance Day

On the eve of the United States’ observance of Veterans Day; On The Road With Dave also recognizes “Remembrance Day” for our allied military forces of the Commonwealth of Nations.  As an American, I salute their sacrifice on their countries’  … Continue reading

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National Vietnam Veterans Day…Welcome Home and Thank You

On March 29, 1973, US Combat troops returned home from Vietnam back to the United States. Also on that date, the last of the US Prisoners of War being held in Vietnam were returned home. These two acts ended the … Continue reading

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