For the entire Armed Forces of Ukraine, Armed Forces Day (Ukrainian: День Збройних сил України) is celebrated on 06 December, with fireworks displays and gun salutes nationwide.
This holiday was established in 1993 by a resolution passed by the Verkhovna Rada.
Individual Service Days
- Ground Forces Day for the Ukrainian Ground Forces is celebrated on 12 December.
- Navy Day for the Ukrainian Navy is celebrated on the first Sunday of July since June 2015.
- Air Force Day is the first Saturday in August.
Other Military Holidays
- 23 May – Naval Infantry Day.
- 08 July – Air Defence Forces Day.
- 08 August – Signal Corps Day.
- 07 September – Military Intelligence Forces Day.
- 09 September – Armoured Forces Day.
- 14 September – Mobilized Servicemen Day.
- 14 October – Defender of Ukraine Day.
- 29 October – Finance Officers Day.
- 03 November – Rocket Forces and Artillery Day.
- 03 November – Corps of Engineers Day.
- 21 November – Air Assault Forces Day.
- 23 December – Operational Servicemen Day.
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