Pasadena Memorial Day Commemoration to Honor Fallen Heroes

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena and the Pasadena Veterans Day Committee will honor the sacrifice of our fallen heroes at the Pasadena Memorial Day Commemoration on Monday, May 27, 2024, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Memorial Park, 85 E. Holly St.

The ceremony will include the reading of 320 names of the men and women from Pasadena who lost their lives during World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and other conflicts. The Condor Squadron will perform a missing man formation flyover, paying tribute to those who did not return from the battle. As a final homage to the fallen, the event will conclude with funeral honors performed by the 2nd Battalion, 23rd Marines, symbolizing the respect and gratitude owed to those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

The event is open to the public, and all community members are invited to join in remembrance and reflection during this solemn ceremony.

This event is sponsored by the City of Pasadena Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) Department, The Rose Bowl Stadium, and the Pasadena Management Association.

To request materials in alternative formats or other accommodations, please contact (626) 744-7311. Providing at least 72 hours advance notice will help ensure availability.

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