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Patriotic Literature with Kids Wings Guides
Day and the Fallen Project
Liberation of Europe, WWII
The Silence About six miles from Maastricht, in the Netherlands, lie buried 8,301 American soldiers who died in "Operation Market Garden" in the battles to liberate Holland in the fall winter of 1944-. Every one of the men buried in the cemetery, as well as those in the Canadian and British military cemeteries, has been adopted by a Dutch family who mind the grave, decorate it, and keep alive the memory of the soldier they have adopted. It is even the custom to keep a portrait of "their" American soldier in a place of honor in their home. Annually, on "Liberation Day," memorial services are held for "the men who died to liberate Holland." The day concludes with a concert. The final piece is always "Il Silenzio," a memorial piece commissioned by the Dutch and first played in 1965 on the 20th anniversary of Holland's liberation. It has been the concluding piece of the memorial concert ever since.
This year the soloist was a 13-year-old Dutch girl, Melissa Venema, backed by André Rieu and his orchestra (the Royal Orchestra of the Netherlands). This beautiful concert piece is based upon the original version of taps and was composed by Italian composer Nino Rossi. The Silence
The Love Story of Taylor Morris
Bald Eagle Music Video: This is America
You Could have Heard a Pin Drop
An Awesome American Military Song!
Day Remembrances, Political Cartoons
Short Patriotic Stories with Pin-Drop Endings
Memorial Day Speech from a Naval Aviator
Inscription on Top of Washington Monument
Award Winning Essay on Veterans Day
Folding the United States Flag
What is an American? by Peter Ferrara
A Canadian's Tribute to the USA
Quote: Beware the People Crying
A Message to Those Offended by Patriotism
Dealing with War in the Classroom
A Special Thanks to Margie Harrell for the beautiful background music
the Valleys, I Grow
Morning Devotional .....000000000000
Supreme Court Upholds Prayer in Alabama
All That is Good Falls Apart
What God Might Say: Don't Worry!
Faith in God
Resolution from the Texas State Board of Education
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