Army Birthday - June 14
Fri, Jun 14, 2024

Army Birthday

On June 14, a patriotic event is celebrated, imbued with a spirit of pride for the nation and its statehood. This is the Army Birthday and time to learn more about the nation’s defenders. Congratulate your military friends, honor the memory of those fallen in battle.

The History

The Army was created in 1775. It was led by General George Washington, fought for independence, and consisted of volunteer detachments that fought selflessly in the name of freedom. Currently, men and women serve in the US armed forces in various units. The US Army is considered one of the most powerful in the world.

Interesting Facts

The US army consists of a million military personnel forming its permanent structure, and 800 thousand soldiers in reserve.

  1. Festive events include demonstrations of the power and greatness of the American army. Formations parade under banners. It looks spectacular.
  2. The United States honors and remembers heroes and combat veterans. They deserve special congratulations, and gratitude from society and government structures.
  3. The US Army was formed before the state emerged. It highlights the role of the military in establishing the country’s autonomy by eliminating British control.

31 US presidents served in the military.

How to take part

Serving in the Army ensures the safety of the peaceful citizens of the country, protection of the country’s national interests on the world stage. Thank the military and express appreciation for their service. Do it in person or on social networks by writing a patriotic note.

Visit the grave of the Unknown Soldier in Virginia, a monument to soldiers who bravely fought for their homeland. Watch solemn ceremonies and parades held in honor of this national military holiday.

When is Army Birthday celebrated in 2024?

Army Birthday is observed on June 14 each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Friday June 14 2024
Saturday June 14 2025