151st Anniversary Memorial Day Commemoration & Parade | Presidio
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Presidio Officers’ Club | 50 Moraga Ave, The Presidio, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
The Presidio Trust, the City of San Francisco and the Department of Veterans Affairs invite you to be part of the official City and County of San Francisco Memorial Day Observance.
2019 marks the 151st anniversary of the Presidio’s participation in the city’s annual ceremony, dating back to the establishment of this national day of remembrance in 1868. The ceremony will honor the one million Americans killed while serving in the U.S. armed forces and will connect the public to the commitment and sacrifices made by military personnel, veterans, and their families. Additional events will take place throughout the day.
2019 Memorial Day Commemoration & Parade
Monday, May 27, 2019 | 10:30 am – 02 pm
Presidio Officers’ Club, San Francisco
Schedule of Events:
- Parade with Veterans: 10:30 am – Beginning at Presidio Officers’ Club, 50 Moraga Avenue
- Formal Ceremony: 11 am to Noon – With Military Dignitaries, Veteran Speakers, and Live Music. San Francisco National Cemetery at the Presidio
- 21-Gun Salute: Noon – By the U.S. Army’s Pacific Division 75th Training Command. Pershing Square, Main Post
- Community Picnic: Bring a picnic or enjoy food available for purchase. Noon to 2 pm – Main Parade Ground
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