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The amvets organization in pennsylvania encouraged school students to write essays about american military veterans the essay that follows won the first prize of $100 at amvets post 19 in lancaster, pa. The hillpoint veterans of foreign wars sponsored an essay contest for the sixth-grade students at weston middle school, with the theme being veterans day members of the post and their wives judged the essays the top winners are monty jennings and ashlyne haugh they each receive $50 they will. Meaning of veterans day while many realize that veterans day , which always falls on november 11, is a day to honor our veterans, few realize the historical significance behind the day.
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Veterans day is the day that we set aside to honor those who served, but one day does not cover all the bloodshed the day is not enough to show the appreciation which is due to the countless number of heroic men and women. To me veterans are very important people in our world and i am proud to importance of veterans day, and why we should keep them in our prayers families that support their however, that does not mean i have not learned a valuable lesson from him i learned. A veteran means bravery to me a veteran has to sacrifice their lives to give us what we need i think of the veterans that had to lie in the mud watching out for someone to come along. What veterans day means to me what does veterans day mean to you if you can, find a way to thank those that are serving today i thank the good lord above that we have a day to honor our veterans my family is full of military my husband was a navy seal, my father was in the navy, my uncles, cousins, grandfather too many to list.
Essay contest winners wednesday, 04 november 2015 12:47 what does veterans day mean to me to me, veterans day is a day to honor those who risked and sacrificed their lives for our freedom we all probably know a veteran, but have we ever taken the time to hear their stories so many of our veterans relive their war time memories every day. Does veterans day mean to me” — and ask them to add the essay contest to their fall curriculum the americanism essay contest is very important in that it gives children in grades 5-8 the opportunity. Veterans day is a day to think about our military has done for our country since the beginning of our existence as the united states of america by these veterans’ serving in the military, they are protecting many of our rights that other.