Memorial Day in United States : SMS, Wishes, Greetings and Wallpapers


Memorial Day USA National Cemetery

Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. It is a federal holiday observed every year in the United States on the last Monday of May.

In 2012 Memorial Day will be celebrated on 28th May 2012.

Formerly known as Decoration Day, it originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the fallen Union soldiers of the Civil War.

By the 20th century Memorial Day had been extended to honor all Americans who have died in all wars.

It is traditional to fly the flag of the United States at half mast from dawn until noon. Many people visit cemeteries and memorials, particularly to honor those who have died in military service. Many volunteers place an American flag on each grave in national cemeteries.

Please find below Memorial Day in United States : SMS, Wishes, Greetings and Wallpapers :

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
Lets Remember our Heros on Ocassion of Memorial Day

Memorial Day 2012 Greeting

And I’m proud to be an American,
where at least I know I’m free.
And I won’t forget the men who died,
who gave that right to me
Happy Memorial Day

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And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave,
for glory lights the soldier’s tomb, and beauty weeps the brave
Happy Memorial Day

USA Memorial Day 2012 Greeting Wallpaper