Defence Forces Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe. In the table below, you will find when Defence Forces Day is official marked and celebrated in Zimbabwe over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2013
Tuesday August 13 Defence Forces Day
2014
Tuesday August 12 Defence Forces Day
2015
Tuesday August 11 Defence Forces Day
2016
Tuesday August 9 Defence Forces Day
2017
Tuesday August 8 Defence Forces Day
2018
Tuesday August 14 Defence Forces Day
2019
Tuesday August 13 Defence Forces Day
2020
Tuesday August 11 Defence Forces Day
2021
Tuesday August 10 Defence Forces Day
2022
Tuesday August 9 Defence Forces Day
2023
Tuesday August 15 Defence Forces Day
2024
Tuesday August 13 Defence Forces Day
2025
Tuesday August 12 Defence Forces Day

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