The members of VFW Post 406, Newport, invite the public to a special Memorial Day Ceremony to remember and honor Service Members from all branches of the US Military that have been lost at sea during peace and wartime.
At 10:30 AM, Monday, May 30th the public is invited to gather at the water’s edge in Storer Park (located at the corner of Washington Street and the Goat Island Causeway) to remember all those lost at sea in the service of their country.
Following a Presentation of Colors, local leaders will reflect on those lost. Attendees will then cast flowers into Newport Harbor.
Please arrive by 10:15 AM as the formal ceremony will begin promptly at 10:30 AM.