Full Video |03:24

Full Video |03:24

Explores the history of Memorial Day, a federal holiday honoring those who died while serving in the country's armed forces. The program details the origins of Memorial Day as a remembrance of Civil War soldiers and illustrates its evolution into a holiday commemorating all fallen service members.

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