Gratitude and tributes to the heroes who serve in our nation’s military flooded Twitter as Americans marked Armed Forces Day on Saturday.

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Happy #ArmedForcesDay! Many thanks to all of those who have and continue to serve our great nation.

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Both “Happy Armed Forces Day” and the #ArmedForcesDay hashtag climbed the list of top U.S. Twitter trends on Saturday.

To the men and women whose service means more than words can adequately express, thank you, today and always.