Nov. 11, 2018, marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. That date was declared Armistice Day and, under President Eisenhower, the name of the holiday was later changed to Veterans Day.
On this Veterans Day, we remember “the war to end all wars” and its impact in Maine.
Earle Shettleworth, longtime Maine state historian
Capt. Jonathan Bratten, command historian, Maine Army National Guard
- The Atlantic: World War I in Photos
- Maine WWI Centennial Home
- Maine Memory Network: World War I and the Maine Experience
- Armistice centennial commemoration event set for Augusta Nov. 11