19th Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery
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Cypress Lawn Memorial Park | 1370 El Camino Real, Colma, CA
Cypress Lawn invites the public to attend its 19th Annual Memorial Day Program at 1 pm on Monday, May 29, 2017.
Cypress Lawn pays tribute to all veterans for their service in defense of the freedom that we are all enjoying. All families and friends of veterans and the general public are welcome to join us in a moving memorial service for our fallen heroes.
This is the largest Annual Memorial Day Event and Avenue of Flags in San Mateo County.
This year, Cypress Lawn will have a number of special guests including Purple Heart recipient, Eldridge “Eric” Hubert, Corporal, 79th Infantry, U.S. Army, World War II.
Hubert enlisted in the Army at the age of 20, graduating from Fort Sam Houston Basic Training. He was then transported to England to train with Allied Expeditionary Forces for the invasion of Europe. He took part in the invasion of France at the D-Day landing on Utah Beach. He turns 96 this year and will proudly receive the colors at the Memorial Day ceremony.
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