Monday June 24, 2019

Armed Forces Day 2018

Governor John Kitzhaber recognizes overseas deployed soldiers on Armed Forces Day in 2013Governor John Kitzhaber recognizes overseas deployed soldiers on Armed Forces Day in 201.

Armed Forces Day for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, May 19th.

Armed Forces Day is held annually on the third Saturday of May. It is a time to honor the men and women who currently serve in the armed forces in the United States. Armed Forces day culminates the end of Armed Forces Week in which each branch of the military is honored on a separate day of that week. Veterans Day honors all those who have previously served in the military. We honor those men and women who have died serving in the United States Armed Forces on Memorial Day.

Saturday, May 19th is day number 139 of the 2018 calendar year with -1 year, -1 month, -5 days until Armed Forces Day 2018.

More information on Armed Forces Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Armed Forces Day
Name(s):Armed Forces Day
When:Third Saturday of May annually

May 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - TuesLaylat al Bara'at 2018Muslim-420
May 1 - Tues May Day 2018 Observance-420
May 3 - ThursLag BaOmer 2018Jewish-418
May 3 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2018 Observance-418
May 5 - Sat Cinco de Mayo 2018 Observance-416
May 6 - SunNational Nurses Day 2018Observance-415
May 10 - ThursAscension Day 2018Christian-411
May 13 - Sun Mothers' Day 2018 Observance-408
May 15 - TuesPeace Officers Memorial Day 2018Observance-406
May 16 - Wed Ramadan starts 2018 Muslim-405
May 19 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2018 Observance-402
May 20 - SunShavuot 2018Jewish-401
May 20 - SunPentecost 2018Christian-401
May 21 - MonWhit Monday 2018Christian-400
May 22 - TuesNational Maritime Day 2018Observance-399
May 28 - Mon Memorial Day 2018Federal Holiday-393
May 31 - ThursCorpus Christi 2018Christian-390

Armed Forces Day by Year