Public Welcome at Memorial Day Ceremony
The City of Camarillo will partner with Conejo Mountain Memorial Park to host the 52nd Annual “Lest We Forget” Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 29 at 11 a.m. The public is invited to activities planned to honor the men and women of our nation’s armed forces lost in combat. As part of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Commemoration program through the Department of Defense, this year's ceremony includes a special reading of names of Vietnam War servicemembers from Camarillo who sacrificed their lives for our country.
Captain Jeffrey Kilian, USN, Commodore, 30th Naval Construction Regiment will be the keynote speaker. The ceremony will also feature live ceremonial music, a laying of wreaths by American Legion Post 741, and a white dove release. Refreshments will be available after the ceremony.
Admission is free. Guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs or blankets to observe the program. Everyone is encouraged to attend and pay their respects to our local fallen soldiers.
Conejo Mountain Memorial Park is located at 2052 Howard Road, Camarillo. (map)