Wreaths Across America 2021

Wreaths Across America and its mission to Remember the Fallen, Honor those who Serve, and Teach the next generation about the value of Freedom. At the San Francisco National Cemetery, a dedicated cadre of committed volunteers, organizations and sponsors has worked hard over recent years to establish a substantial WAA effort. In 2019 (before the pandemic) it reached a high point of over 1,500 […]

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Virtual Veterans Job Fair & Open House

November 23, 2021 An online recruiting event open to all US Military Job Seekers and Spouses. For more information and to register go to the weblink below. What: National Virtual Career Fair​​​​​​ Where: From anywhere that you have an internet connection When: November 23, 2021 Time: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Central Registration Link: rmvets.com/NationalVCF1121

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10th Annual Bikes-4-Vets

The SF Vets Lions Club i giving away 100 refurbished and safety inspected bikes for Veterans. The event will be held at the Atwater Tavern, 295 Terry A Francois Blvd in San Francisco. To obtain a bike, you must attend one safety class on any of these dates: Oct 21 Thu, Nov 6 Sat, or Nov 9 Tue. More info […]

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Virtual Veterans Job Fair

Register for this virtual fair to network with UCSF and community partners, focused on serving Veterans. This event will be held on November 10th, 2021 from 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm. Keynote speakers will be Chancellor Sam Hawgood and Chief Human Resources Officer Corey Jackson. For more info and how to register for the fair, see the flyer posted.

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Passing of Wallace I. Levin

Our War Memorial Board Trustee Wallace I. Levin, Lieutenant Colonel, CSMR (Ret.) died on July 19, 2021 in San Francisco. A third generation San Franciscan, Wally, as he was known to friends, attended Lowell High School and the College of the Pacific. After college he enlisted in the Army and served 3 years. Following his training with the Tenth Mountain Division, […]

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JOHN R. STEVENS 1921-2021

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of John R. Stevens, founding member of the Korean War Memorial Association. His obituary is linked here. He spent seven years fundraising, working alone in a windowless office on Van Ness Avenue, before the $4 million Korean War Memorial overlooking San Francisco Bay was finally dedicated in 2016. Every year after, […]

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WWI First Colors

Hosted by Gary Sinise, this video shows the ceremony for the opening of the WWI memorial in Washington, D.C. on April 16th, 2021. The opening of the WWI Memorial in Washington D.C. on April 16th, 2021.

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Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America – wreath placements at Presidio of SF National Cemetery and Golden Gate National Cemetery, Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 8:45AM.  Sign up on their website to sponsor or to volunteer: www.wreathsacrossamerica.org

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