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Hundreds Attend Veterans Day Service At Fort Logan National Cemetery

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Veterans Day at Fort Logan National Cemetery (credit: CBS)

Veterans Day at Fort Logan National Cemetery (credit: CBS)

DENVER (CBS4) – At Fort Logan National Cemetery hundreds of veterans, their families and others paid tribute to America’s servicemen and women this Veterans Day.

Veterans Day is a day to thank all those who served honorably in the military in war and peacetime.

PHOTO GALLERY: Veterans Day Parade

“If you think about it, our soldiers, our sailors, our airmen, our Marines, our Coast Guardsmen have stood against our nation’s enemies for over 236 years,” Sen. Mark Udall said. “During that time our military has kept our nation safe and brought the light of democracy to some of the darkest corners of our world.”

The federal Veterans Day holiday will be observed on Monday and many state, federal and government offices will be closed.

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