Monday June 17, 2019

Armed Forces Day 2019

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 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, May 18th.

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 18th is day number 138 of the 2019 calendar year with -30 days until Armed Forces Day 2019.

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 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Wed May Day 2019 Observance-47
May 2 - ThurYom Hashoah 2019Jewish-46
May 2 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2019 Observance-46
May 5 - Sun Cinco de Mayo 2019 Observance-43
May 6 - MonNational Nurses Day 2019Observance-42
May 6 - Mon Ramadan starts 2019 Muslim-42
May 12 - Sun Mothers' Day 2019 Observance-36
May 15 - WedPeace Officers Memorial Day 2019Observance-33
May 18 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2019 Observance-30
May 22 - WedNational Maritime Day 2019Observance-26
May 23 - ThursLag BaOmer 2019Jewish-25
May 27 - Mon Memorial Day 2019Federal Holiday-21
May 30 - ThursAscension Day 2019Christian-18

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