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World War I - Armistice

Local History: Lebanon’s Reaction to the Armistice

Posted on: December 11, 2018
Tags: War, warren county, Armistice, WWI, Western Star, November 11, 1918

One hundred years ago today, on November 11, 1918, an armistice went into effect. It was the formal agreement to stop the fighting in what was called “The Great War,” “The war to end all wars” better known today as World War I. They didn’t know at that time that a little over 20 years later we had to start numbering such devastating conflicts.

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