Editor’s note: Chuck Norris’ weekly political column debuts each Monday in WND and is then syndicated by Creators News Service for publication elsewhere. His column in WND often runs hundreds of words longer than the subsequent release to other media.
With Veterans Day being Nov. 11, patriots everywhere feel a sense of pride as we again honor all who have served our country. But can you pass my Veterans Day test?
Do you know these facts about Veterans Day?
According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013 surveys:
-There are 19.6 million veterans in the U.S.
-There are 9.3 million U.S. veterans over the age of 65.
-There are 1.6 million younger than 35.
-There are 1.6 million female veterans.
-There are 39,890 veterans still alive who served during three wartime periods: World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War.
-There are 3.6 million veterans with a service-connected disability rating.
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