COOK COUNTRY, MINNESOTA November 5, 2022 (LSN On Friday, November 11th, we once again take time to honor the men and women of our armed forces. The following few paragraphs explain the history behind Veterans Day.
In the early morning hours of November 11, 1918, in Compiegne, France, the Allied powers signed a ceasefire agreement with Germany, negotiating an end to World War I at 11:00 a.m. that day.
"There is nothing stronger than the heart of a volunteer." -- Gen. James