Military and Defense Holidays

There are many days throughout the year that we honor and commemorate anyone who has been connected with war or conflict. On these days it is important to remember the fallen and wounded, but also their partners, loved ones and family.

Military Holidays

For that reason I have put together this section so that you can see all these different days that you can remember your family and ancestors who have been involved in war.


Dates To Remember!

Learn the origins of the military holidays that we observe. Why it is important to honor and commemorate the fallen and the people who have been affected by war.

US Military Holidays

A Guide to US Military Holidays

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Bastille Day Interesting Facts

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Remembrance Day UK

Everything You Need To Know About Remembrance Day UK!

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Veterans Day History

Veterans Day History Lesson! Everything You Need To Know!

Want to know the history behind this special day? Just why is it important for the American people? Well, in ...
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ANZAC Day

What Is ANZAC Day All About?

Are you from Australia or New Zealand? If yes then you will most definitely know what ANZAC Day is and ...
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What Is Armed Forces Day?

What Is Armed Forces Day All About?

Did you know that there is a special day of the year that we can honor and pay tribute to ...
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Confederate Memorial Day

What Is Confederate Memorial Day All About?

This is a state holiday that is shared by eight different southern states of North America. Confederate Memorial Day makes ...
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What Is Independence Day?

What Is Independence Day All About?

This is the most famous day of the year that is celebrated on in the United States. This day unites ...
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What Is Memorial Day All About?

What Is Memorial Day All About?

What is special about this day and what can you do to remember all who have fallen? Well, please read ...
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What Is Patriots Day All About?

There are a number of days in America that commemorate the fallen. You may have heard of Patriots Day but ...
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