In 1954, President Eisenhower officially changed the name of the holiday from 'Armistice Day' to 'Veterans Day'
Veterans observe a moment of silence aboard the USS Midway
9.2 million veterans are over the age of 65.
California has more U.S. military veterans than any other state.
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is the leading cause of homelessness and unemployment in veterans