Miramar National Cemetery
5795 Nobel Drive, San Diego, CA 92122
Open to the public:
6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Daily
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday
Closed federal holidays, except Memorial Day
To schedule a burial:
For additional information:
National Cemetery Administration
Santa Fe National Cemetery Director Jared D. Howard
Named Director of Fort Rosecrans, Miramar National Cemeteries
Jared D. Howard, former director of Santa Fe National Cemetery, has been named director of the Fort Rosecrans and Miramar National Cemeteries, effective Sept. 29, 2019. He will be responsible for all burial, maintenance, and administrative operations at both facilities.
Miramar Memorial Service Marks 75th Anniversary of D-Day, Pacific Battles
‘Determination, fighting spirit of American soldiers’
With the 75th Anniversary of the World War II invasion of Normandy to be observed in June, the Veterans Memorial Service at Miramar National Cemetery was dedicated to remembrance of D-Day veterans, as well as to veterans of battles fought during June 1944 in the Pacific.
On June 6, 1944, said Sallay Kim, Vice-President of the Miramar National Cemetery Support Foundation, which sponsors the annual service, 132,000 Allied soldiers landed on the beaches of Northern France. It was the largest invasion in history.
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Veterans Day Service Honors Sacrifices of Those Who Fought in World War I
Miramar National Cemetery Holds Remains of Two WWI Veterans
(Nov. 11, 2018) A bright orange sun was setting above Miramar National Cemetery as an audience of some 150 veterans, active duty military and family members gathered to honor those who fought and died in World War I. Dozens of others walked among the cemetery’s 16,000 headstones, placing flags or flowers on the graves of loved ones.
Avenue of Flags Refreshed with 50 New Flags
All 50 American flags on the Avenue of Flags at Miramar National Cemetery were recently replaced with brand new ones in a process that’s repeated several times a year.
Airborne Veterans Dedicate Monument to Paratroopers
Monument honors all who earned the Silver Wings
The rainy weather, March 17, didn’t keep some 70 veterans and members of the public from attending the dedication of a monument at Miramar National Cemetery honoring members of the Armed Forces who have earned the Parachutist Badge – Silver Wings – of the American paratrooper.