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See also:


1

  • Argentina - Labour Day
  • Austria
    [The Flag of Austria] by Željko Heimer
    - Flag Day, 1945
  • Germany - Day of Labour (Tag der Arbeit)
  • Latvia - Convocation of the Constituent Assembly of the Republic of Latvia (1920)
  • Marshall Islands - Constitution Day, 1979
  • Poland - May 1st holiday (formerly Labor Day) - civil flag to be used
  • USA - Loyalty / Law Day
  • World - Spring and Labor Holiday
  • World - Labor Day or May Day

2

  • Egypt - Sporting Holiday
  • Poland
    [The Flag of Poland] by António Martins
    - Flag Day, 2004 - civil flag to be flown
  • World - Spring and Labor Holiday

3

  • Japan - Constitution Memorial Day, 1947
  • Poland - May 3rd national holiday (formerly Constitution Day) - civil flag to be flown

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11


12

  • Estonia - Mother's Day
  • Finland - J. V. Snelman's Birthday, 1806
  • Finland - Mother's Day (varies: second sunday)
  • Latvia - Mother's Day
  • USA - Mother's Day (varies)

13


14

  • Liberia - National Unification Day
  • Malawi - Kamuzu Banda's Birthday, 1906
  • Paraguay - Independence Day, 1811

[15]

  • USA - Peace Officers Memorial Day (half staff)
  • USA - Armed Forces Day  (third Saturday of May)

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18

  • Haiti
    [The State Flag of Haiti] by Željko Heimer
    - Flag and University Day, 1803
  • Niger - National Movement for Social Development Day
  • Sweden - St. Erik's Day
  • Uruguay - Battle of Las Piedras Day, 1811
  • USA - Armed Forces Day (varies; 3 Saturday of May)

19

  • Finland - Memorial Day (varies; 3rd Sunday)
  • Turkey - Youth and Sports Day
  • Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh's Birthday, 1890

20

  • Cameroon - Constitution Reform Day, 1972
  • Cayman Islands - Discovery Day (varies; 3rd Monday of May)
  • Cuba - Independence Day, 1902
  • Sudan
    [The Flag of Sudan] by Željko Heimer
    - Flag Day, 1970

21


22

  • Australia
    [The Flag of Australia] by António Martins
    - Flag Day, 1909
  • Canada - Victoria Day (varies; Monday on or before 24 May)
  • Sri Lanka - Proclamation of the Republic Day, 1972
  • USA - National Maritime Day
  • Yemen - Day of National Unity, 1990

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24


25

  • Africa - Africa Day
  • Argentina - May Revolution (1810) [half staffed flags are raised fully]
  • Jordan - Independence Day, 1946
  • USA - Memorial Day  (last Monday of May; half-staff until noon, then hoisted fully till dusk)

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27

  • Belize - Commonwealth Day (varies)
  • Uganda - Heroes' Day, 1980

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