Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for honoring and mourning the military personnel who had died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. This year, Memorial Day is Monday, May 25, 2020. The MCAS Miramar 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing created a video for Memorial Day 2020 that features several Marine bugle players and iconic scenes of San Diego.
- View the video at DVIDS at https://www.dvidshub.net/video/753462/3rd-marine-aircraft-wing-memorial-day-2020
- For information about the USS Midway Museum, Mt. Soledad National Memorial & Fort Rosecrans and Miramar National Cemetery Foundations Memorial Day Online Simulcast Commemoration, visit https://www.universitycitynews.org/2020/05/20/commemorate-memorial-day-2020-with-live-simulcast-provided-by-midway-museum-mt-soledad-memorial-fort-rosecrans-and-miramar-national-cemeteries/
- For related posts, visit https://www.universitycitynews.org/category/miramar/
- Click on the embedded video below:
For related information, see also Taps Across America – The National Moment of Remembrance is an annual event that asks Americans, wherever they are at 3:00 p.m. local time on Memorial Day, to pause for a duration of one minute to remember those who have died in military service to the United States; available at https://www.tapsforveterans.org/national-moment-of-remembrance/