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USS Midway Museum holds virtual events for Memorial Day

Posted at 4:51 PM, May 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-25 12:06:46-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — San Diego's USS Midway Museum is hosting Memorial Day virtual events to give users a safe way to honor those who have given their lives for the nation.

Though closed to the public, the museum will offer a special "Legacy Week" of virtual events. CLICK HERE TO WATCH

The events feature virtual events through the weekend leading up to Monday. Events include:

  • A virtual display of the USS Midway Museum's Remembrance Wall (link),
  • Sunday, May 24: A Facebook Live with aviators (link),
  • Monday, May 25: A live virtual commemoration (link). The schedule is as follows: 9 - 9:15 a.m. at Ft. Rosecrans National Ceremony; 9:16 - 9:30 a.m. at Mt. Soledad National Memorial; 9:31- 9:45 a.m. at Miramar National Cemetery; and 9:46 a.m. - 10 a.m. at USS Midway Museum,
  • Monday, May 25: A National Moment of Remembrance at 3 p.m.