Military Tribute Unveiled in Civita Park

On June 14, 2017, the Military Tribute at Civita Park was unveiled to the public. The tribute honors San Diego’s distinguished history of military service. The monument features a 100-foot flagpole displaying the American flag, surrounded by the flags of all five branches of the service. The military brass who unveiled the monuments to each branch of the service included, from left, Major Fernando Perez, United States Army; Colonel Terry Johnson, United State Marine Corps, Captain Curt Jones, United States Navy; Colonel Dennis Tucker Jr., Unite States Air Force; and Commander Eric Cooper, United States Coast Guard.