The Difference Between Veterans Day And Memorial Day
A look back at the history of Memorial Day, which commemorates fallen U.S. military members, and Veterans Day, which honors all American veterans.November 11, 2014
So there's a difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day — and a look at social media suggests some people don't know it.
CNN tweeted out a challenge for people not to "embarrass" themselves by confusing the two. It was retweeted thousands of times.
So what is the difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day?