Category: Veterans Day Founding History Education

Read about Independence Day to enrich your Celebration

  As we celebrate Independence Day, remember appreciation of Veterans and families, including those since 1776, and share with others the national history that: America's Veterans Day was born in…
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Founder of National Veterans Day Street Sign Dedicated

You can see the new street sign dedicated to the Founder of National Veterans Day in front of Birmingham's City Hall and across from the Monument to Raymond Weeks in…
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National Veterans Day Parade Banner

November 11, 1:30 p.m.--Parade in downtown Birmingham near City Hall. Life Leaders designed and donated the new lead banner for the parade to tell parade watchers and TV viewers that…
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Tribute to the Founder of Veterans Day, November 10, Birmingham

Tribute to the Founder of Veterans Day, November 10, 4:30-5 p.m. Birmingham / Linn Park Public Event Organizer: Col. Bob Barefield Emcee and Speaker: Dr. David Dyson Call to Action…
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Tribute to the Founder of Veterans Day

Patriotism in Action Tribute to the Founder of National Veterans Day Raymond Weeks takes place annually on November 10, 430-5 p.m., in Birmingham's Linn Park. Patriotism in Action means more…
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Birmingham City Hall: Mayor Bell took 100 Life Leaders posters to tell the story of National Veterans Day in city buildings.

National Veterans Day was founded in Alabama 1947. Yesterday, I saw these posters next to elevators and in protected sign cases. The photos are of Eisenhower and National Veterans Day…
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Mayor Bell To Speak At Life Leaders Event

Mayor Bell will speak at the Life Leaders event presented November 10 in Birmingham's Linn Park, 4:30-5: Patriotism In Action Tribute to the Founder of National Veterans Day. Free public…
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Patriotism in Action Tribute at the Raymond Weeks Monument

On November 10, 4:30-5 p.m., Life Leaders will host the annual Patriotism in Action Tribute at the Raymond Weeks Monument in Birmingham's Linn Park. This is a free public event.…
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