Armed Forces Day
the third Saturday in May, observed in some areas of the U.S. as a holiday in honor of all branches of the armed forces.
Several nations of the world hold an annual Armed Forces Day in honor of their
military forces. Contents. [hide]. 1 Argentina; 2 Armenia; 3 Australia and New ...
ARMED FORCES DAY. Saturday, May 21, 2016. President Harry S. Truman led
the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our
It is a day to pay tribute to men and women who serve the United States' armed
forces. Armed Forces Day is also part of Armed Forces Week, which begins on ...
On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the
creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force
Armed Forces Day is a day to pay tribute to the men and women who serve the
United States Armed Forces. Armed Forces Day, which is celebrated on the third
Armed Forces Day is celebrated on the third Saturday in May. This year it will be
celebrated on Saturday, May 20, 2017.
Oct 27, 2016 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about Armed Forces Day and learn about a holiday
observed in some areas of the United States to honor all branches ...
May 21, 2016 ... Armed Forces Day is a day to recognize members of the Armed Forces that are
currently serving. In 1947, the Armed Forces of the US were ...