Across the US, Veterans Day commemorations, memorials, parades get under way

  • Article by: JESSICA GRESKO and KEVIN McGILL , Associated Press
  • Updated: November 10, 2012 - 9:18 PM
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bemmelNov. 10, 12 9:45 PM

Veteran's for Peace still considers November 11th to be Armistice Day. This a celebration of the abolishment of war and the signing of the Kellog-Briande Pact after WWI that made waging aggressive war a crime. On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month many churches will ring their bells 11 times to commemorate the waste and horror of war.

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