Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
Korean War

National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day

Every year on July 27, America recognizes more than 5.5 million veterans of the Korean War and those who have paid the ultimate price to protect our freedoms. The Korean War lasted three years, from June 25, 1950, to July 27, 1953……

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Memorial Day 2021
Memorial Day

Memorial Day 2021 – Honoring the Fallen

Memorial Day 2021 – Honoring the Fallen

Memorial Day is here! Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial is not holding back this year as we honor the veterans who have served this beautiful country.

Memorial Day is about…

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Armed Forces Day May 2021
Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day 2021

Every year, Armed Forces Day is celebrated on the third Saturday of May. This year we take the time to…

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Ulysses S. Grant Plaque
Honored Veterans, US Presidents

Happy Birthday, President Ulysses S. Grant

President Ulysses S. Grant became the United States’ 18th President in 1869. He served two terms until 1877, after which…

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National Vietnam War Veterans Day
Vietnam War, Vietnam War Veterans Day

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

Part of our efforts as a veteran memorial site is to honor all American veterans from different wars and at different times. It is today, March 29, 2021, that we commemorate Vietnam War Veterans in honor of National Vietnam War Veterans Day.

The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act was signed into law on March 28th, 2017.

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Sgt. Jeannette Lee Winters
Honored Veterans

Honoring The History of Women in the Military

March is recognized as Women’s History Month. Furthermore, on March 8, we had the pleasure of celebrating International Women’s Day. We want to take this opportunity to recognize the women who have served in our military.

In the earlier days of our country, women were forbidden from entering the military. The ones who did enter, disguised themselves…

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Veterans Day 2020
Veterans Day

Veterans Day Origins

Veterans Day is the day American people honor and celebrate the sacrifices of veterans through all wars. However, it was not always known as Veterans Day. In 1938, legislation was passed to designate November 11 as “Armistice Day” because…

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Thank A Veteran
Honored Veterans

5 Ways To Honor A Veteran

Serving in the military requires resolve, discipline and sacrifice. Servicemen and women sacrifice their freedoms so that we may have…

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Top 5 viewpoints in San Diego
San Diego

Top 5 Viewpoints in San Diego

San Diego is home to many things: Good food, entertainment, the blue ocean, the sandy beaches, the nice people, and…

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