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Veterans Day; a celebration of service

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, interacts with event organizers during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance to be celebrated for Veterans Day, and November 11th became a national holiday in 1938. Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans, past and present. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, interacts with event organizers during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance to be celebrated for Veterans Day, and November 11th became a national holiday in 1938. Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans, past and present. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. Originally recognized as Armistice Day, this day marked the end of World War I and was formally celebrated on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918. Today, we celebrate this day as Veterans Day to honor past and present members who have served in the military, with the original tie of November 11th. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. Originally recognized as Armistice Day, this day marked the end of World War I and was formally celebrated on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918. Today, we celebrate this day as Veterans Day to honor past and present members who have served in the military, with the original tie of November 11th. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. The observance honors military veterans with parades and speeches across the nation and a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. Currently, there are more than 18.2 million living veterans that have served during at least one war. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. The observance honors military veterans with parades and speeches across the nation and a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. Currently, there are more than 18.2 million living veterans that have served during at least one war. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. The observance honors military veterans with parades and speeches across the nation and a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. Currently, there are more than 18.2 million living veterans that have served during at least one war. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Delucy, 30th Space Wing command chief, speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11, 2020, in Santa Maria, Calif. The observance honors military veterans with parades and speeches across the nation and a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. Currently, there are more than 18.2 million living veterans that have served during at least one war. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --