Stars pay tribute to the troops for Veterans Day

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Celebrities and public figures routinely take to social media on big occasions, and Veterans Day is no exception. Some of our favorite stars -- from Kate Hudson to Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson to Vice President Joe Biden -- took to Twitter and Instagram to express their gratitude that have dedicated their lives to serving in our country's military.

Check out their heartwarming tributes in the gallery below:
Public figures salute the troops for Veterans Day
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Stars pay tribute to the troops for Veterans Day
Today, we honor the incredible men and women who have served our country. Their sacrifice and selflessness is second to none.
thanking all the amazing men and women who served and sacrificed for our freedom 🇺🇸 my grandfather is on my mind today who fought in World War II and received 2 Purple Hearts. We miss u ❤️💙
Today I honor all the brave brothers and sisters to have served in the U.S. military! #VeteransDay
Thanks to all those who have served this great country. 🇺🇸 #VeteransDay.
Happy #VeteransDay to all the men and women who've ever worn the uniform of The United States. Thank You for your service
Thank you to all those who have served and sacrificed for this great nation. We recognize YOU today on #VeteransDay.
Lonesome End Bill Carpenter Valiant 4 calling a napalm strike on his own position @ Battle of Dak To, Awarded The Service Cross #VeteransDay
The sacrifices aren’t just on the battlefield. They are in the home. The whole family serves. #VeteransDay
To our fellow Americans who’ve worn the uniform and defended our ideals around the world - thank you. #VeteransDay
Thank you soldiers, veterans, heroes. #veteransday 🇺🇸
Shoutout to all veterans who have done so much for our country including both of my grand fathers Thank you & happy Veterans Day ❤️❤️❤️
Land of the free, BECAUSE of the brave. Thank you for your service. #VeteransDay
Of our many commitments, we have one sacred obligation—to prepare those we send to war and care for them when they come home. #VeteransDay
Happy Veterans Day and THANK YOU to all the warrior men and women who proudly served our country. The flag in the background that overlooks the #IronParadise was given to me from my Navy SEAL cousin (Purple Heart recipient, multiple Bronze Stars) who carried it on his back while fighting overseas... my constant daily reminder that nothing in life will ever come free. #EarnIt #AndProtectIt #ThankYouVets #WithBoundlessRespect #VeteransDay 🇺🇸💪🏾
.@GovernorVA: When Vets come home we need to make sure they have healthcare, a roof over their head, and a job waiting for them #VeteransDay
.@IAVA helps heal hidden injuries of war. Watch @biannagolodryga's moving piece #VeteransDay
🙏❤️🇺🇸 #VeteransDay #repost
This #VeteransDay #AnswerTheCall @Op_Homefront @Chase
Thank you to all the courageous men and women who have served our great country. #VeteransDay 🇺🇸 #USA
Thank you and Happy #VeteransDay to all of the Veteran’s who have served our country.

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