How Was Your Memorial Day?

Posted May 25th, 2009 by SgtStryker

I hope you stopped a few and reflected on all the sacrifices men and women have made all over the globe via the large family known collectively as the US military. Whether you had a barbecue or visited relatives, caught up on movies and television, or just even hung out and slept, it’s good to always stop and think about everything that’s done by the military to allow you to live the lifestyle you do.

From Arlington to Zimbabwe, the US military must be remembered. And if you didn’t do much to remember the military on Memorial Day, that doesn’t mean you have to wait until next year to do something. That’s right. The troops can always use a letter, a care package, some help when they get back home. Ask around (ask me!) to get some ideas of what you can do – any day of the year, not just on Memorial Day or Veteran’s Day.

While it’s nice to have a day set aside to memorialize the troops past, present and future, this is something more people should do on a weekly or at least monthly basis. There are some who do it on a daily basis, but it’s not too much to ask to donate a little of your time to help out the military in some way. This is the best way to memorialize all of them and thank them for their duty.

Sgt. Stryker out.
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2 Responses to “How Was Your Memorial Day?”

  1. 98rocker

    Thanks for the Memorial Day thoughts. Wish more people wrote as openly as you do. Keep it up!

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