But why today? Today marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One. At the eleventh hour on the eleventh day of the eleventh month, the guns fell silent.
Unfortunately given the nature of our enemy there isn’t much of a chance of this happening for our troops overseas. But if you have a touching story of Christmas at war please add it. Here’s more of the story….
In the Eleventh Hour of the Eleventh Day of the Eleventh Month, the Guns fell silent. The Armistice when into effect ending World War One. Armistice Day would become Veterans Day.