Savannah celebrates Veterans Day with downtown parade

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Savannah celebrated Veterans Day with the city’s annual parade.

The Hostess City’s parade kicked off Thursday morning on Abercorn and Gwinnett Streets.

Veterans Day honors all the people who served in the U.S. military.

According to the U.S. Department of Defense, Veterans Day first originally celebrated the end of World War I in 1918.

The holiday later became a federal holiday recognizing all servicemen and women who served the country.

Watch the full 2021 parade:

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