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Memorial Day: Ike

Memorial Day: Ike

Memorial Day is a time to honor those who have died fighting in our nation’s wars. It is also a time to reflect on where the United States has been and where it is heading. These speeches by President Dwight Eisenhower, perhaps the most significant U. S. military leader of the 20th century, are essential reading in any such enterprise.

The D-Day Speech

The “Chance for Peace Speech”

The Farewell Address


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