Photo detail

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs HR7786, June 1, 1954. This ceremony changed Armistice Day to Veterans Day.

Donate Report a Typo Contact

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Raymond Weeks of Birmingham, Alabama, organized a Veterans Day parade for that city on Nov. 11, 1947, to honor all of America’s veterans for their loyal service.

By U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs November 9, 2022
Event Calendar
Event Calendar link
Submit Event