At 11 am on November 11 in 1918, World War 1 ceased. On November 11 many still bow their heads in remembrance of the 11 hour of the 11 day of the 11 month.
Flower of Faith
The perennial poppy symbolized sacrifice and renewal to millions of Allied troops of the First World War.
I remember my Grandfathers brother , Uncle Jim that was a veteran of World War 1 when I was a child.