This year, America's observance of Memorial Day coincides with the second day of the Jewish festival of Shavuot when we say Yizkor, the memorial prayers in memory of our departed loved ones.
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Barely recovered from the Great Depression in 1940, America and Americans listened when President Franklin D. Roosevelt called on America to become an "Arsenal of Democracy."
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