Confederate Memorial Day in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia (State holiday)
While Florida would later join Georgia in marking April 26 as Confederate Memorial Day, other states celebrated different dates. By 1916, ten southern states marked June 3 - Jefferson Davis’s birthday - as Confederate Memorial Day. Alabama celebrates the fourth Monday in April, Mississippi celebrates the last Monday in April, while North and South Carolina celebrate May 10 - the anniversary of Jefferson Davis’s capture by Union troops - as Memorial Day.
Confederate Memorial Day is a state holiday in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia on the fourth Monday in April.
A state paid holiday. State offices are closed.
In 2020 Confederate Memorial Day in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia (State holiday) in USA falls on April 27.