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Armistice Day

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  1. the anniversary of the symbolic end of World War I on 11 November, 1918

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  2. commemorates the armistice signed between the Allies and Germany at Compiègne, France, for the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front, which took effect at eleven o'clock in the morning - the "eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh

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  3. The date was a national holiday in many of the former allied nations to allow people to commemorate those members of the armed forces who were killed during war

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  4. This day in Poland is national day (also a public holiday) called Polish Independence Day

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  5. After World War II, it was changed to Veterans Day in the United States and to Remembrance Day in the British Commonwealth of Nations

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  6. Armistice Day Celebrations in Toronto, Canada - 1918
    Armistice Day Celebrations in Toronto, Canada - 1918

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