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November 1, 2012

Cole Zuckerman, president of Husky United Military Veterans, hands out poppies at University of Washington

Photographer: KEN LAMBERT / The Seattle Times

Veterans Day is Sunday, November 11. People remember soldiers on Veterans Day. The man in the photo is Cole Zuckerman. Look at his green and brown soldier’s jacket. He was a soldier before, now he is an ex-soldier. He is a veteran. He is at the University of Washington. He has red, paper flowers in his hand. They are poppies. He is giving a woman a poppy. People wear poppies and give money on this day to help veterans and their families. Soldiers are important. Soldiers give their lives to keep our country safe.




Published November 2012

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