armistice day :
- n a legal holiday in the United States; formerly Armistice Day but called Veterans' Day since 1954
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- Funeral services set for highly decorated Korea, Vietnam veteran
In 1951, Eliseo Garcia was named the grand marshal of an Armistice Day parade that stretched 40 blocks in Sacramento, Calif. He was given the military's second-highest honor – and a key to the city – before a cheering crowd of 50,000.
June 20, 2013 - Stars and Stripes