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Trick Photograph of Doyen Wardwell, Taken in Paris

Veterans Day: Remembering the Armistice

Trick Photograph of Doyen Wardwell, Taken in Paris

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In France when the war ended, Wardwell described the scene in a letter to his wife: "It was wonderful. Flags everywhere. People yelling and hugging each other and marching down the street. Bands playing, bells ringing... I was riding a GMS truck and cold as the blue blazes, but happy as a lark."

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    Veterans Day falls on the anniversary of the signing of the armistice that ended World War I on November 11, 1918. Meet several World War I veterans and read their reflections on that momentous occasion.

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