Since 1954 the U.S. has observed every November 11th as Veteran’s Day, while in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand the day remains known as Remembrance Day. Why did Americans make this change? Read Dr. Neiberg’s article by clicking here.
Michael Neiberg, Ph. D is a well-known scholar of 20th Century American Military History presently on the faculty of the U.S. Army War College at Carlisle, PA. Among his many publications there are ten about WW1, including these: Making Citizen-Soldiers: ROTC and the Ideology of American Military Service, Fighting the Great War: A Global History, Dance of the Furies: Europe and the Outbreak of World War I (a New York Times Best-Seller)and The Path to War: How the First World War Created Modern America.