Shipmates that have passed in the preceding year are remembered at this
event. This service was held on the Coronado Amphibian Base at the USN /
USCG -Vietnam Unit Memorial Monument / Small Boat Display.
Memorial and Small Boat Display was initiated in September 1993.
It was to identify all the brave men who paid the ultimate
sacrifice with a dignified and honorable tribute for their service
Memorial's identification of KIA/MIA casualties will be recognized
by the various units that they served within the US Navy (2558),
US Coast Guard (7), US Army Mobile Riverine Force 2nd Brigade 9th
Infantry (2583), US Army 458th Transportation Company (PBR) (1),
and Australian Navy (8) that participated under the Operational
Command of the US Navy within the War Zone parameters of the South
East Asia Theater of the Vietnam War during the years 1960 to