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Remembrance Day commemorates all civilians and members of the armed forces of the Kingdom of the Netherlands who have died in wars or peacekeeping missions since the outbreak of World War II.
Celebrated on October 23, the National Day also commemorates the proclamation of Third Hungarian Republic after the fall of communism some 25 years ago.
The story of the memorial is as interesting as the events it commemorates.
2 : to serve as a memorial of <The statue commemorates the battle.
It commemorates the 1790 Fete de la Federation, held on the first anniversary of the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789.
The cry for independence ``El Grito de Independencia'' commemorates priest Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla's 1810 call to the country's poor to reject Spain's rule.
A memorial at Thurston High School commemorates murdered students Mikael Nickolauson and Benjamin Walker as well as those injured in the school shootings six years ago today.
The chain, worn by the mayor's consort, commemorates past mayors of the town dating back to 1907 and now contains 65 links.
Although Albanact is ultimately avenged, this shoemaker's holiday is not one that redounds to the glory of the crown, for it commemorates instead the ignominious death of a prince.
The stamp commemorates Eid-al-Fitr, a Muslim feast that marks the end of fasting for the month of Ramadan, a holy month for Muslims.
An austere monument in pastoral Wexford landscape commemorates history and proffers hope for the future.
They erroneously state that anesthesia was discovered on October 16, 1846, then compound that error by saying that Doctors' Day, March 30, commemorates the events at the Massachusetts General Hospital that took place in October 1846.