Armed Forces Day
Many Americans celebrate Armed Forces Day annually on the third Saturday of May (May 21st in 2016). 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 the second Saturday of May.
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Posted on May 21, 2016, in Current News, Home Front, Korean War, Uncategorized, Vietnam, WWII and tagged 1940's, Armed Forces, History, Military, Tributes, veterans, war, WW2, WWII. Bookmark the permalink. 26 Comments.