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A life Lived: Memorial Day doubly special for Cape veteran

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Posted: Friday, May 24, 2013 7:01 pm

Memorial Day was founded as a day to honor Americans who died fighting for their country. But somewhere along its nearly 150 years of history, the holiday got a second meaning. It became a long weekend to celebrate America's unofficial start of summer, a meaning that's especially popular in our South Jersey shore towns, among other summer resorts.

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