decoration day :
- n legal holiday in the United States, last Monday in May; commemorates the members of the United States armed forces who were killed in war
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The Custom to pay tribute to fallen soldiers with flowers began after the end of our American Civil War in 1865. As the graves of union and confederate soldiers were decorated with flowers by grateful citizens; decoration days and Memorials days were designated in communities throughout the country.
April 11, 2014 - Garden City News