Sunday September 15, 2019

Memorial Day 2015


White marble crosses at grave sites in Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial in Luxembourg.White marble crosses at grave sites in Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial in Luxembourg.

Memorial Day for the year 2015 is celebrated/ observed on Monday, May 25th.


Memorial Day is a federal holiday observed every year on the last Monday in May. It honors those who died serving in the United States military. In the United States, Memorial Day weekend kicks off the start of the summer season and with Labor Day weekend ending the summer. Most government and businesses offices will be closed on this Day. Armed Forces Day honors those who currently serve in the military and Veterans Day honors men and women who have previously served in the United States Military.

National Moment of Remembrance

On May 3 2000 the United States (signed by then President Bill Clinton) government pushed out the “National Moment of Remembrance” for Americans at 3pm local time on Memorial Day to take several minutes and stop and reflect and have awareness and reverence for those who have died defending our Nation and our values [1][2].

Days to Memorial Day 2015

Monday, May 25th is day number 145 of the 2015 calendar year with -4 years, -3 months, -21 days until Memorial Day 2015.



References:
1.”National Moment of Remembrance” - usmemorialday.org.
2.”Wikipedia - National Moment of Remembrance” - Wikipedia, Wikipedia.org.

Memorial Day
Name(s):Memorial Day
Type:Federal Holiday
When:Last Monday in May

Dates for Memorial Day

HolidayDateDays to Go
Memorial Day 2018 Monday, May 28, 2018 -476
Memorial Day 2019 Monday, May 27, 2019 -112
Memorial Day 2020 Monday, May 25, 2020 252
Memorial Day 2021 Monday, May 31, 2021 623
Memorial Day 2022 Monday, May 30, 2022 987
Memorial Day 2023 Monday, May 29, 2023 1351


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