In this world, every country has its armed forces. Every country wants to become powerful, and more economic growth. So, for this purpose, we have our armed force who play a key role in country security and its growth. After military services a soldier needs a tribute from civilians of the country where he served his whole life, for this purpose all over the globe we celebrate a day that named Veteran Day. It is a day of honor for those who served for his country. November 11th is a national day to recognize the sacrifices of our national heroes. Veteran Day Quotes
The best quote here about Veteran Day
“The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.”
Public behavior towards Veteran Day Quotes
After retirement soldiers mostly receive special respect from the public. People see a military officer with respect, but some nations have also negative feelings for the army. Some nations are discussed here.
In some countries, people have not to support veteran day because of their military failure such as Germany after 1945 people not honored his military and also in many countries don’t celebrate the veteran day, but many countries celebrate the veteran day and pay tributes to his military. In Germany, people have many negative feelings for the military.
In UK people have many positive and humble feelings towards armed forces and they name the “Remember Day” is also on 11th November. In this day people focused that army officer who died. They remember their sacrifices and pray for these officers. Veteran Day Quotes
In Russia, this tradition establishes after world war II, where many newly married couples visit a military home.
In France, on this day the people who served in the military have very special treatment from the normal public, such as people give him/her front seat on public transport such as train bus or everywhere they need a seat.
In Zimbabwe, the veteran term is used for political benefits and they did not use this word for war or military people, they use this word for a person who is fighting an actual war of politics.
Veteran’s Experiences all around the world
We discuss here all nations that exist in this world and tell you some interesting facts
Britain has a vast history and very powerful nation who ruled the world for more than 300 years. In the 19th century, Britain loses many soldiers. In 1680 Britain set up 2 hospitals for soldiers. After retirement, many Britain solder begs on streets so Britain government make a team that finds retire soldiers and gives him work from the government. Famous say about veteran by Dan Lipinski
On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.
The 1st world ware focused on veteran nation anthem. The scheme was launched that name The King’s National Roll scheme (KNRS) for those soldiers to provide employment to soldiers who are retired from military or disabled in war. The Britain government says it was the practical innovation towards future and government have a responsibility to provide employment to these soldiers. Veteran Day Quotes
In the 21st century, Britain has the highest veterans in the world with 13 million in 2000 per 1,000 population.
America is the country which involves in many battles for the last 50 years. America has a policy that who serve 20 years in the military becomes a veteran. So now many veterans in the US are from 1981 to 1996 round about 47% of the veteran in United States America.
Joseph Campbell famous say
A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
In 2016 about 3% are those veterans in the USA those are born in Mexico and Filipino America. In 2017 USA has 21 million American veterans. Most of the soldiers become veteran after the Korean War in the 70s and 80s.
Benefits for Veteran in America
President Abraham Lincoln in 1865 after the American Civil War says very famous lines
To care for veterans who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan”
The USA decided to provide the best health care and employment to veterans after the 1st world war.
Female Veterans in America
Women served in the US military for over two hundred years. Women soldiers are famous in the US that they are ‘’the Invisible Soldiers’’. Before World War II women veterans are not considered as veterans. The current percentage of women veteran in the US is 8% of total veterans. In 2008 women veterans organized a conference in which 362 women are present.
In many countries, veterans do suicide due to mental illness after the war. In London, an article is published named ‘’Veterans Prone to Suicide’’. The US faced this problem in his country due to Afghanistan war veterans do crime and become alcoholic. According to research about 30% of veterans do suicide every year in America due to stress disorder and they face many other problems.