Memorial Day Weekend 2024 at Miramar National Cemetery: Remembering the 80th Anniversary of D-Day


USS Midway Museum invites community members aboard the USS Midway during Memorial Day weekend for Legacy Week 2024, Friday to Monday, May 24 to 27, to experience events that are sure to create lasting memories while paying tribute to our heroes. Details at:

Miramar National Cemetery invites community member to gather on Sunday, May 26, at 1 p.m., at the Miramar National Cemetery Amphitheater for a special program to honor and remember over 1.2 million American men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice defending our country.

At Miramar National Cemetery, there are over 30,000 veterans and their families interred. While on the hallowed grounds, attendees will be able to visit the Memorial Walkway, POW Liberation Memorial, and Veterans Tribute Tower and Carillon.

Several local WWII D-Day Veterans will be in attendance.

Speakers include Dr. Gregory A. Daddis, U.S. Army (Ret.), Director of the SDSU Center of War and Society, and Consul General of France Julie Duhaut-Bedos.

The ceremony is open to the public, free to attend, and there will be plenty of free parking. For more information, visit:

Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial will hold its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 27, 2024. Join others across the country to honor the fallen Americans who served in our country’s Armed Forces and recognize their service and sacrifices. For details, visit:


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