Veterans Day is the official United States public holiday, celebrated annually on November 11, that honors military novenmber; this is, men that functioned in the United States Armed Forces. It coincides with different holidays, including Armistice Day and Remembrance Day, celebrated in different countries that indicate the anniversary of the conclusion of World War I; leading hostilities of World War I were officially completed in the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, once the Armistice with Germany moved into effect. The United States of America previously detected Armistice Day. The U.S. holiday has been renamed Veterans Day in 1954.
Veterans Day is never to be mistaken with Memorial Day, a U.S. public holiday in might; Veterans Day observes the service of most U.S. military novenmber, while Memorial Day honors individuals that died while in military service. It is likewise not to be mistaken with Armed Forces Day, a minor U.S. remembrance which also occurs in might, which specifically honors those currently serving in the U.S. military.