Today is Veterans Day.
At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month in 1918, the armistice ending World War I was signed.
Does that mean it's time to take advantage of "early Black Friday" specials online and at big-box and department stores? The beginning of the holiday shopping frenzy?
No. It's a day of remembrance. It's meant to honor the men and women who have served in the U.S. armed forces.
If you want to make a meaningful purchase today, buy Honor Flight: A Visual Journey.
Honor Flight: A Visual Journey is a glorious art book that celebrates the treasured memories and faces of WWII veterans on Stars and Stripes Honor Flights to Washington, D.C. to see the WWII Memorial.Read about Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Wisconsin.
The aging faces of our remaining heroes are captured in breathtaking, vivid photography, from their celebratory departures with friends and family at General Mitchell Field in Milwaukee to their tearful, reflective arrivals at their monument in our Nation's capitol.
With each page, you'll realize that Honor Flight: A Visual Journey is much more than a book. It stands as a timeless, emotional tribute to America's Greatest Generation.
Your purchase price of $100.00 will support future trips for Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Wisconsin and contribute to funding the construction of Fisher House Wisconsin, a "home away from home" where military and veterans' families can reside at no cost while their loved one is receiving treatment for an illness, disease or injury at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee.
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Thank a veteran!