Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial Miramar

Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial Miramar

The vertical memorial is made of polished black Goldstar (Galaxy) granite with a color depiction of the Distinguished Flying Cross. Appearing above the engraved DFC medal are the words: HONORING THOSE AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS. Beneath the DFC medal are the words exemplifying the purpose of the award: ".... for heroism or extraordinary achievement while participating in an aerial flight" The base is also polished black Goldstar (Galaxy) granite with the words: DONATED BY THE SAN DIEGO LINDBERGH CHAPTER OF THE DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS SOCIETY

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Date of Installation:

March 7, 2020

Organization Responsible for Installation:

The San Diego Lindbergh Chapter of The Distinguished Flying Cross Society

Memorial War Era(s):

Persian Gulf
Panama
Lebanon/Grenada
Vietnam
Korea
WWII
WWI

Location:

Miramar National Cemetery 5795 Nobel Drive San Diego, CA 92122

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Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial Miramar

Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial Miramar

Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial Miramar

 

Published on May 12, 2020