Defence Forces Day (Zimbabwe)

Defence Forces Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe, and it is observed on the second Tuesday of August, or the day after Heroes' Day each year.

Defence Forces Day commemorates the dedication of the country's defense forces and their commitment to protecting national sovereignty and safety.

The Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) and the Air Force of Zimbabwe (AFZ) are the main Zimbabwe Defense Forces (ZDF), and Zimbabwe has no navy since as a landlocked country.

The following is the list of Defence Forces Day in Zimbabwe from 2021 to 2025.

HolidayDateWeekday
Defence Forces DayAug 10, 2021Tuesday
Defence Forces DayAug 09, 2022Tuesday
Defence Forces DayAug 15, 2023Tuesday
Defence Forces DayAug 13, 2024Tuesday
Defence Forces DayAug 12, 2025Tuesday

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