Remembrance (Armistice) Day, commemorating the end of World War I in 1918

"At 11 am on 11 November 1918 the guns on the Western Front fell silent after more than four years of continuous warfare...┬áThe 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month attained a special significance in the post-war years. The moment when hostilities ceased on the Western Front became universally associated with the… Read More »Remembrance (Armistice) Day, commemorating the end of World War I in 1918

Remembrance (Armistice) Day, commemorating the end of World War I in 1918

"At 11 am on 11 November 1918 the guns on the Western Front fell silent after more than four years of continuous warfare...┬áThe 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month attained a special significance in the post-war years. The moment when hostilities ceased on the Western Front became universally associated with the… Read More »Remembrance (Armistice) Day, commemorating the end of World War I in 1918