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Armistice Day – The 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month 1918

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100 YEARS AGO

Celebration of the end of WWI, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photograph shows crowds filling streets surrounding City Hall in celebration of Armistice Day, November 11, 1918, with replica Statue of Liberty.

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2 Responses to “Armistice Day – The 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month 1918”

  1. ksbeth Says:

    wonderful post

  2. Bunk Strutts Says:

    ksbeth– This post includes a letter home from my Uncle Walter, 19 years old in 1918, and stationed at the front lines. He saw a lot. Unfortunately he died before I was old enough to ask him about it.

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