Armed Forces Memorial Amphitheater Planned for Miramar National Cemetery
Support Foundation Launches ‘Virtual Gala’ Fund Drive for Amphitheater
In normal times,
Miramar National Cemetery hosts commemorative services on Memorial Day weekend,
Veterans Day, and at other times during the year. Held in the Flag Assembly
Area, the services draw hundreds. Hampering enjoyment of these patriotic
events: a lack of permanent guest seating.
National Cemetery Support Foundation, sponsor of the Avenue of Flags, the
Veterans Tribute Tower & Carillon, and the annual veterans services, has
launched a project to build the Armed Forces Memorial Amphitheater with
permanent seating in the Flag Assembly Area. The Support Foundation is working
closely with cemetery leadership and with the VA’s National Cemetery
Administration on the design of the Amphitheater.
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