Military
Holidays

Military holidays celebrate the brave men and women who serve worldwide. At National Today we’re honored to celebrate [count] military holidays.

DateHolidayCategoryTags
Jan 2 Thursday
Reconquest Day , ,
Jan 6 Monday
World Day of War Orphans ,
Jan 15 Wednesday
Indian Army Day , ,
Jan 27 Monday
Holocaust Memorial Day , ,
Vietnam Peace Day ,
Feb 4 Tuesday
USO Day , ,
Feb 5 Wednesday
Kashmir Day ,
Feb 11 Tuesday
Armed Forces Day
Feb 12 Wednesday
International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers , ,
Feb 15 Saturday
Remember the Maine Day ,
Feb 19 Wednesday
U.S. Coast Guard Reserve Birthday , ,
Feb 23 Sunday
Defender of the Fatherland Day ,
Feb 25 Tuesday
Day of Liberation and Innovation ,
Feb 27 Thursday
Special Operations Forces Day ,
Mar 3 Monday
Bulgaria Liberation Day , ,
Casimir Pulaski Day , , ,
Mar 4 Tuesday
Hug a G.I. Day , ,
Mar 6 Thursday
Day of Memorial And Respect For Veterans , ,
Mar 9 Sunday
Bang Clang Day ,
Mar 13 Thursday
K-9 Veterans Day , ,
National K9 Veterans Day ,
Mar 17 Monday
Evacuation Day , ,
Evacuation Day in Boston , ,
Mar 18 Tuesday
National Supreme Sacrifice Day , ,
Mar 19 Wednesday
Operation Iraqi Freedom Day , ,
Mar 27 Thursday
Myanmar Armed Forces Day ,
Apr 1 Tuesday
Month of the Military Child , ,
Parliamentary Law Month , ,
U.S. Air Force Academy Day ,
U.S. Air Force Academy Day , ,
Apr 3 Thursday
Näfelser Fahrt , ,
Apr 5 Saturday
Gold Star Spouses Day ,
Apr 9 Wednesday
Jenkins Ear Day , ,
Apr 11 Friday
Anniversary of the Battle of Rivas , ,
Apr 13 Sunday
Global Days of Action on Military Spending , ,
Apr 14 Monday
Air Force Reserve Birthday , ,
Apr 15 Tuesday
Purple Up Day , ,
Apr 19 Saturday
John Parker Day , ,
Apr 21 Monday
Battle of San Jacinto , ,
Landing of the 33 Patriots Day , ,
National Yellow Bat Day , ,
Apr 23 Wednesday
Army Reserve Birthday ,
Apr 25 Friday
Anzac Day ,
East Meets West Day , ,
Apr 26 Saturday
Confederate Heroes' Day , ,
Apr 27 Sunday
Matanzas Mule Day , ,
National Devil Dog Day , ,
Apr 30 Wednesday
Military Brats Day , ,
May 1 Wednesday
Military Appreciation Month
Silver Star Banner Day , ,
May 4 Saturday
National Remembrance Day in Netherlands ,
May 9 Thursday
Russian Victory Day ,
May 10 Friday
National Military Spouse Appreciation Day , ,
May 13 Monday
Top Gun Day ,
May 15 Wednesday
International Conscientious Objectors Day ,
May 18 Saturday
Armed Forces Day , ,
Battle of Las Piedras , ,
May 21 Tuesday
Navy Day Chile , ,
May 22 Wednesday
National Maritime Day , ,
May 27 Monday
Memorial Day , ,
Prayer for Peace Memorial Day , ,
Jun 6 Thursday
D-Day , ,
Memorial Day in South Korea ,
Jun 9 Sunday
National Heroes Day Uganda , ,
Jun 12 Wednesday
Chaco Armistice , ,
Peace Day ,
Russia Day , ,
Jun 14 Friday
Army Birthday ,
Jun 17 Monday
GreenCare for Troops Week ,
Jun 22 Saturday
Anti-Fascist Struggle Day ,
Jun 24 Monday
Armed Forces Day (U.K.) ,
Jun 26 Wednesday
Azerbaijan Armed Forces Day , ,
Reserves Day , ,
Jun 30 Sunday
Armed Forces Day (Guatemala) , ,
Jul 1 Monday
Singapore Armed Forces Day , ,
Jul 16 Tuesday
National Atomic Veterans Day , ,
Jul 22 Monday
Sarawak Day ,
Jul 25 Thursday
National Hire a Veteran Day , ,
Jul 27 Saturday
National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day , ,
Jul 28 Sunday
Buffalo Soldiers Day , ,
Aug 4 Sunday
U.S. Coast Guard Birthday ,
Aug 7 Wednesday
Purple Heart Day ,
Aug 26 Monday
National Heroes' Day
Aug 29 Thursday
International Day against Nuclear Tests , ,
Sep 2 Monday
Bison-ten Yell Day , ,
VJ Day ,
Sep 8 Sunday
Day of the Homeland , ,
Sep 18 Wednesday
U.S. Air Force Day , ,
Sep 19 Thursday
Day of the Glories of the Army ,
Sep 20 Friday
National POW/MIA Recognition Day ,
Sep 29 Sunday
Gold Star Mother’s and Family Day ,
VFW DAY ,
Sep 30 Monday
Botswana Independence Day , ,
Oct 1 Tuesday
ROK Alliance Day , ,
Oct 5 Saturday
National Military Podcast Day ,
Oct 6 Sunday
Egypt: Armed Forces Day , ,
Oct 8 Tuesday
Alvin C. York Day , ,
Indian Air Force Day , ,
Oct 11 Friday
General Pulaski Memorial Day ,
Oct 13 Sunday
Navy Birthday ,
Oct 14 Monday
Defender of Ukraine Day
Oct 17 Thursday
Women in Military Service for America Memorial Anniversary , ,
Oct 21 Monday
Armed Forces Day in Honduras , ,
Honduran Army Day , ,
National Pets for Veterans Day , ,
Oct 25 Friday
Anniversary of Philippine Military Academy , , ,
Oct 26 Saturday
National Day of the Deployed , ,
Oct 27 Sunday
Navy Day ,
Nov 1 Friday
Military Family Month , ,
Nov 9 Saturday
Eleven09 Day , ,
Nov 10 Sunday
Forget Me Not Day , ,
Marine Corps Birthday ,
Remembrance Sunday ,
USMC Day ,
Nov 11 Monday
Armistice Day (Martinique) , ,
Armistice Day (Saint Barthelemy) , ,
French Guiana Armistice Day , ,
Remembrance Day ,
Remembrance Day Australia , ,
Veterans Day ,
Nov 18 Monday
Battle of Vertières Day , ,
Dec 7 Saturday
National Pearl Harbor Day of Remembrance ,
Dec 12 Thursday
International Day of Neutrality , ,
Dec 13 Friday
U.S. National Guard Birthday ,
Dec 16 Monday
National Wreaths Across America Day ,
Vijay Diwas