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Okaloosa Names June 12th Women Veterans Day

Published on: 06/23/2022

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Christopher Saul | Mid Bay News | June 08, 2022

Okaloosa County will have a special day set aside – Sunday, June 12th, 2022 for Women Veterans. 

The Okaloosa Board of County Commissioners passed a resolution that encourages residents to honor women veterans in our area. 

It shouldn’t be too hard to find a woman veteran in our area: Okaloosa County has 6,527 female veterans – 4% of Florida’s total woman veteran population.

A total of 1.5 million veterans live in Florida. About 162,000 of those veterans are women. 

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