Veterans Day: By the numbers

Published: Nov 08 2012 11:25:34 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 11 2014 09:12:02 AM EST

It's Veterans Day. Take a look at some facts and figures about veterans taken from the most recent U.S. Census, which is based on data collected in 2010.

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