The City of Tustin Parks and Recreation Department honored those who gave the ultimate Sacrifice in the Armed Services of The United States of America with our 2nd Annual Memorial Day Remembrance event. This remembrance event was held at the Veterans Monument at Veterans Sports Park (1645 Valencia Ave.). The event was free and open to the public. The ceremony included speeches, reading of Tustin KIA/MIA Service Members' names, installation of new Veterans Pavers in the Veterans Monument, and 21 Gun Salute.
We appreciate all who came out to support our fallen heroes.
2022 Guest Speaker: Bobby McDonald
Bobby is a proud United States Navy Vietnam Veteran, serving 1965-1968, stationed aboard the USS Tripoli LPH-10. He currently sits on the OC Board of Supervisors where he was appointed and reappointed to the Orange County Veteran Advisory Council since 2012. He chaired the council for 9 years. Former Governor Schwarzenegger appointed Bobby to the California Community \ College Board of Governors were he created the Board's Veterans Advisory Committee and created the California Community Colleges Veterans Summit. He helped Orange County become a Purple Heart County as OCVAC Chairman.