Variety of Memorial Day Services held in the Desert Southwest

Variety of Memorial Day Services held in the Desert Southwest


YUMA, AZ - In honor of Memorial Day a variety of services are being held Monday to remember those who defended our country.

The Public is invited to attend any of the below services.

Schedule for Memorial Day Services

Monday May 28, 2012

7:45 a.m.           Quechan Burial Ground, Winterhaven, CA (NO cameras or recording devices allowed)

9:00 a.m.           Ocean to Ocean Bridge Ceremony – Gateway Park (American Legion                       Auxiliary Unit 19)

10:00 a.m.        Desert Lawn Memorial Park Services (American Legion Post 19)

10:30 a.m         Elks Lodge 1325 Memorial Day Ceremony (631 W Main Street, El Centro)

11:30 a.m.         Sunset Vista Cemetery Services (Vietnam Veterans of America)

12:00 p.m.         Flag Raising Ceremony at Veterans of Foreign Wars 8242

                         7120 S. Highway 95

12:30 pm         Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1627 Flag Raising (American Legion Ceremonial Team)

1:00 pm           LZ Bar & Grill Flag Raising (Vietnam Veterans of America)

3:00 pm           "National Moment of Remembrance" – moment of silence, Taps to be played

4:30 pm           End of Festivities






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