Posts Tagged ‘Poppy Day’

11 – 11 – 11 – 11 Armistice Day

In 1918 the Armistice between Germany and the Allies came into force. At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day in the eleventh month. The Story Behind the Remembrance Poppy Moina Bell Michael, was so moved by Colonel John McRae’s poem “In Flanders Field”. That in 1920 the Poppy was proclaimed as the United States’ […]

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