Military

NATIONAL WILDLAND FIREFIGHTER DAY| July 2

July 2 honors the dedicated personnel who coordinate their efforts to protect the nation's wildlands. It's also a day to remember the sacrifice made each time a firefighter steps into a wildland fire.

FOUR CHAPLAINS DAY - February 3

On February 3rd each year, Four Chaplains Day honors four military chaplains from World War II who sacrificed their lives for fellow service members.

9 WAYS TO HONOR VETERANS

Every year on November 11th in the United States, Americans honor the veterans who served to protect the country during times of conflict. And though Veteran's Day is one day a year, these 9 Ways to Honor Veterans can happen all year long.

AGENT ORANGE AWARENESS DAY - August 10

On August 10th each year, National Agent Orange Awareness Day provides information regarding the effects of Agent Orange. It also serves as a reminder of the lasting damage a single decision can cause.

PURPLE UP! DAY - April 15

During the Month of the Military Child, Purple Up! Day on April 15th recognizes some of the military's most unsung heroes - their children.

REMEMBRANCE DAY - November 11

Every year on November 11th, the UK, along with members of the British Commonwealth, observe Remembrance Day. On this day, member states honor and remember those in the armed forces who died in the line of duty.