Riverside National Cemetery

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15th Annual West Coast Thunder Bike Run Held Monday

The15th annual West Coast Thunder Memorial Day Bike Run will be held Monday.

05/25/2014

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Bodies of 28 Veterans At LA County Morgue Will Finally Receive Proper Burial

The bodies of 28 veterans at the L.A. County Morgue were finally moved Friday for burial to the Riverside National Cemetery.

05/23/2014

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Military Service Honored At Veterans Day Events Throughout Southland

Hundreds gathered at events throughout the Southland in honor of Veterans Day Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/11/2013

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200,000 Graves At Riverside National Cemetery Get Flags

An army of some 1,000 volunteers got a jump on Veterans Day memorials this weekend when they began placing American flags on every one of Riverside National Cemetery’s 200,000 graves.

11/10/2013

Sgt. Eric Hille mourns his friend killed in duty in 2007. (credit: Gina Ferazzi/The LA Times)

The Story Behind Picture Of Grieving Soldier At Riverside National Cemetery

KCAL9 has the story behind a dramatic and haunting Los Angeles Times photo that embodies the true meaning of Memorial Day.

05/27/2013

Officer Michael Crain, an 11-year veteran of the force, was shot and killed allegedly by Christopher Dorner on Feb. 7, 2013. (credit: Riverside Police Department)

Slain Riverside Police Officer Laid To Rest

Law enforcement from across Southern California will pay their final respects to a Riverside police officer Michael Crain who was allegedly shot to death by Christopher Dorner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2013

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Korean War Soldier Makes Final Homecoming At LAX 61 Years After Being Killed In Action

The remains of a highly decorated soldier killed in the Korean War finally returned to the Southland Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2012

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Thousands Of Motorcycle Riders Pay Tribute To Fallen Soldiers With ‘West Coast Thunder’ Ride

More than 7,000 motorcycle riders roared through Riverside Monday as part of a Memorial Day event that included a military tribute at the national cemetery.

05/28/2012

Jennifer Henderson and her two daughters leave notes and a Merry Christmas balloon for her late husband at Riverside National Cemetery. (credit: CBS)

Mourners Banned From Leaving Christmas Trees, Presents At Soldiers’ Graves

Mourners at Riverside National Cemetery try to “share” Christmas with their loved ones buried there.

12/21/2011

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Retired Air Force Colonel Honors Fellow Vietnam POW’s At Veterans Day Tribute

This Veteran’s Day, retired Air Force Colonel Ray Merritt joined thousands who turned out at Riverside National Cemetery to honor those who have served our country, many who paid the ultimate price.

11/11/2011

canoga parade

Memorial Day Celebrations in Los Angeles

This year Memorial Day is Monday, May 30th. If you are in search of activities and events that honor our troops and celebrate the beginning of summer, there are a number in the southland to choose from.

CBS Los Angeles–05/24/2011

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WWII Airman Buried 67 Years After Bomber Crash

A World War II airman has been buried in California 67 years after his bomber crashed on a southwest Pacific island.

10/28/2010

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