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Beirut Memorial Ceremony To Honor Fallen Servicemen

On the 23rd day of October, the anniversary of the Beirut Bombing, a special ceremony will be held to honor fallen service members and survivors of the 1983 terrorist bombing.

So many from Camp Lejeune died in the terrorist attack that claimed a total of 241 American Marines and Sailors. Friday morning's ceremony will take place at the Beirut Memorial in Jacksonville at 10:30 AM. The Marine Corps League will hold a public Beirut memorial wreath laying ceremony at the Beirut marker at Camp Geiger at 2 PM.


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