Our mission is to support the activities of the Miramar National Cemetery by advising on specific memorial projects, raising funds to construct those projects, administering memorial trust funds, and sponsoring commemorative ceremonies to mark significant patriotic events throughout the year.

Miramar National Cemetery

Open to the public:

Sunrise to Sunset, Daily

Office Hours:

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday
Closed federal holidays, except Memorial Day

To schedule a burial:


For additional information:

Process to bury an unclaimed Veteran in San Diego:

Foundation News

Gold Star Family Memorial Monument

Goldstar Family Monument

  Gold Star Family Memorial Monument Five years after the project began, the Woody Williams Foundation, with help from local Gold Star Families, broke ground on the first Gold Star Family Memorial Monument in San Diego County. The location could ...
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National Vietnam War Veterans Day

National Vietnam War Veterans Day - March 29Vietnam Veteran Jack Gauthier. Photo credit Chris Stone If you served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces (at any time) from November 1, 1955, to May 15, 1975, regardless of location, ...
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Display of Flags

Honoring Fallen Heroes

HFSD and MNCSF Remember Fallen Navy HA(L)-3 Seawolves As Honor Flight San Diego (HFSD) began to fly Vietnam Veterans, the Miramar National Cemetery Support Foundation had the unique opportunity to assist the organization. HFSD took a plane filled with Navy ...
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Flags for Fallen Navy Veterans

Flags for Navy HA(L)-3 Seawolves For the past several years we have had a dilemma – what to do with the 50 flags from the Avenue of Flags when they can no longer be flown. Twice a year, around Memorial ...
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BGEN Cardenas Recognized

BGEN Cardenas, USAF recognized in Distinguished Flying Cross MagazineBrigadier General Bob Cardenas (photo courtesy of UT San Diego) In the recently published Distinguished Flying Cross Society Winter 2022 Magazine, there is an article detailing the life of USAF Brigadier General ...
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Vietnam Veterans Memorial Dedication

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 472 unveiled a new memorial in MNC's Memorial Walk Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 472 recently installed and dedicated a memorial at Miramar National Cemetery that honors the men and women of the Vietnam War. ...
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