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Memorial Day Flag Planting

Saturday May 25 2019 / 08:15 AM - Saturday May 25 2019 / 12:00 PM

San Bruno, CA


Event Contact: Kathleen Foster: kathleenbouttefoster@yahoo.com
Event Location: Golden Gate National Cemetery 1300 Sneath Lane San Bruno, CA

Hello! Please join me in one of my favorite and most honored events…Memorial Day Flag Planting.

This does count for at least 2.5 service hours, if we don’t end early, it will count for more.

RSVP by April 30th if you want an event patch.

Arrive and park at by 8:15am, it still be very crowded. We will be standing to the right (facing) of the main stage in the front.  Official ceremony begins at 8:30am.

Please bring:

1. Bottled water (there is no potable water there)

2. Scoutbook for service hours or service paper for signing

3. Jacket/Layers,  it is cold in the morning and gets warmer throughout the day

4. Comfortable shoes, we walk a lot

5. Put sunscreen on and bring with you to reapply

6. Wear your Class A uniform

Donuts and juice will be available.

Golden Gate National Cemetery is the final resting place of 15 Medal of Honor recipients,  Congressman Leo Ryan, Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, Commander of the US Pacific Fleet during WWII.

If RSVPs are accepted to this event, you can register using the form below:
Bookings no longer allowed on this date.