Memorial Day

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Happy Memorial Day from OTH! This holiday is much more than just a day of cancelled classes!

Memorial Day is an American holiday that honors the men and women who died serving he Armed Forces. The holiday was formerly known as Decoration Day and originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers who died in the Civil War…awk. By the 20th century, Memorial Day had been extended to honor all Americans who have died while in the military service.

And you know what else is great about memorial day? It marks the start of the summer!

by Beverly Okhio

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