At the 11th hour….
Of the 11th day…
Of the 11th month…
They shall be remembered.
Canadian Second World War veterans Phil Etter (L) and Bill Story salute during a Remembrance Ceremony at the Mons Cemetery in Mons, Belgium
World War II veteran Anna Hoffman
Lance Corporal Johnson Beharry, holder of a Victoria Cross, lays a wreath on behalf of World War I veteran Harry Patch, aged 110, during a commemoration service to mark the 90th anniversary of the end of the First World War, at the Cenotaph during Armistice Day on November 11, 2008 in London.
Veterans and members of the public pay tribute to those who died during war at the garden of remembrance on November 11, 2008 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Judy Clark of Wolfeboro, N.H., places fresh flowers at the grave of her husband, World War II veteran Adelbert Clark
Regardless of age…
10-year-old Marcus Glover, of the Milton Lewis Young Marines of Gainesville, places flags at Forest Meadows Cemetery
Canadian World War II veteran John Henderson, of Carnduff, Saskatchewan, tours the Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery in Vis-en-Artois, France late Monday
Cabrillo National Cemetery in San Diego, CA
Or the war in which one served…
A newspaper clipping surrounded by wreaths during a Last Post ceremony at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium
The sentiment is the same…
Maria Salgado of Katy, Texas, who lost her son, Cpl. Benjamin Salgado Rosales, on a mission in Iraq, on the American Gold Star Mothers float during the Veterans Day parade in downtown Houston
Vietnam War veteran Luke Kircher reacts as he reflects at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Veterans Day in Philadelphia
President Elect Obama embraces Iraqi war veteran and Illinois State Director of Veterans Affairs, Tammy Duckworth after the two placed a wreath at The Bronze Soldiers Memorial in Chicago
Meet 112 year-old Henry Allingham, one of only three British surviving veterans of the First World War.
Henry Allingham, one of only three British surviving veterans of the First World War
We cannot begin to imagine what those eyes have seen.
Or what their hearts have felt.
British World War One veteran Harry Patch, 110, attends an Armistice Day commemoration ceremony in Whitehall in London today
Rudy Castore, a World War II veteran, waves from a military truck during the Veterans Day parade in New York
Two girls watch the changing of the guards at the Tomb of the Unknowns on Veterans Day at Arlington National Cemetery
A Filipino war veteran walks through the memorial at the American Cemetery before the start of a Veterans Day ceremony in Manila November
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