In the Netherlands many schools have adopted graves of Allied servicemen killed in action during WW2, keeping those graves in excellent condition.

yup, same in Belgium, France, and probably other countries.
btw, memorial day here is 04 May :)

Spent most of my day at the local VA hospital visiting friends.

I spent most of the day working -- at WalMart. But I did have a couple flags flying outside my house.

Ladies and Gentlemen Thank you for the Reverence and Honor accorded My fallen Brothers and Sisters that fought and died the world over.A Veteran US Navy. Later---