2023 USS San Francisco Memorial Day Ceremony (Lands End)
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Lands End Lookout | 680 Point Lobos Avenue San Francisco, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Honoring those who served and those who gave their lives during the war in the Pacific and the Battle of Guadacanal.
Join the USS San Francisco Memorial Foundation and the families of the “Frisco” Veterans for our annual celebration of those who served on this historic ship and in honor of those who gave their lives during the war in the Pacific and the Battle of Guadalcanal.
11:30 am Ceremony Opens
• Gather and Music by the Sea Cadet Band of the West
• Memorial Program Commences with Parade of Colors
• VIP Speakers
• Mr. Noguchi Yasushi, Consul General of Japan
• CAPT Taylor Lam, USCG
• MGySgt Jonathan Banks, USMC (Ret)
• Keynote Speaker – CAPT Travis Petzoldt, USN,
Historian and Commanding Officer Berkeley NROTC Engaging speaker will address the crowd on the importance of the Battle of Guadalcanal and the impact it had on the War in The Pacific.
• Chair of Honor – Harold Bray, USS Indianapolis Survivor
• Music by Naval Sea Cadet Band of the West
and the Vallejo Choral Society