Thursday, October 26, 2017, is National Day of the Deployed, honoring all members of the United States military who have been deployed or who are currently deployed in the defense of our nation. It's been celebrated since 2011 to recognize the sacrifices made by our brave men and women if the armed forces. To them, thank you for having the courage to serve. If you choose to share your thanks, organizers suggest you use this hashtag #DayoftheDeployed.