Memorial Day Ceremony

30 May 2022

Join the Navy SEAL Museum on Monday, May 30 at 9:00 AM for our annual Memorial Day Ceremony. Free of charge and open to the public, the Memorial Day Ceremony takes place outdoors at the Museum’s Memorial Wall.We are anticipating a capacity crowd. Early arrival is suggested.

8:00 AM
Flag Retirement Ceremony

9:00 AM
Official Memorial Day Ceremony Begins

Commander (SEAL) Grant Mann, USN (Ret.)
Museum Executive Director

Presentation of Colors
Centennial High School, Black Talon Navy JROTC Color Guard

National Anthem
Lieutenant Colonel Cynthia Watkins Pishdad, US Army (Ret)

Retirement of Colors

Rev. Mike Shockley, Chaplain USN (Ret)

Introduction to Keynote Speaker
Master Chief (SEAL) Rick Kaiser, USN (Ret.)
Museum Chief Operating Officer

Keynote Speaker
Lieutenant (SEAL) Jason Redman, USN (Ret.)

Honoring the Fallen
Addition of Sand to the Living Beach
from Around the Globe Where Frogmen Have Trained, Fought, and Died:

Omaha Beach, Normandy • Orange and White Beach, Peleliu • Subic Bay, Philippines • Coronado, California • Tripoli, Libya • Devon, England • Veracruz, Mexico • KFC 41, Yemen • La Spezia, Italy • Vina Del Mar, Chile • Toulon Bay, France • Red 2 Beach, Tarawa

Wreath Laying
Brian Hoce, Centennial High School Band Director
Jean Auguste, Westwood High School Band Director

Service Conclusion
Rev. Mike Shockley
Commander Grant Mann

Special thanks to the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps-American Veterans Division for their support of this service.

The Museum offers complimentary admission on Memorial Day between 9:00 AM and 12:00 noon.

Retired Navy SEAL Jason Redman

Retired Navy SEAL Jason Redman has defied the odds. He is a severely wounded warrior, NY Times and Amazon bestselling author, veteran advocate, business leader, and acclaimed leadership and resilience speaker. From a leadership failure back to redemption and respect, to being shot eight times including a round to the face in a fierce firefight in Iraq, Jason is the epitome of the Overcome Mindset. Jason now motivates and inspires audiences across the country with his remarkable journey of leadership, redemption, and building a relentless Overcome Mindset. Jason has merged all his lessons learned into relatable content teaching others how to lead themselves, Get off the X and Overcome all.

Jason runs Jason Redman LLC with a focus on helping individuals, companies and teams to “GET OFF THE X” ™ from failure, setbacks, changes and adversity. He provides, speaking, workshops, online programs, executive coaching and business consulting to businesses around the world. Additionally, Jason runs the Overcome Academy, individual and group coaching through his “Pointman for Life” Training and Overcome Army™ group coaching programs along with his Overcome and Survive Defense workshops, training and virtual courses with a focus on being ready for the worst, personally, physically and professionally.