Patriot’s Day

American Cemetery - Colleville-sur-Mer For September 11, 2019, my calendar says "Patriot's Day", which I assumed meant recognizing the horrific terrorist attack of September 11, 2001. I did a little research. I found that Patriot's Day is several states' commemoration of the battles of Lexington and Concord during the American Revolution. Maine, Massachusetts and Connecticut … Continue reading Patriot’s Day

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2,977 Reminders

The flags were equally spaced in rows and columns along the grassy slope of Omaha's Memorial Park.  A fitting place for the temporary memorial to the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attack, with the large granite memorial to Omaha's fallen war veterans standing tall and protective at the top of the knoll. The flags were placed by … Continue reading 2,977 Reminders