2024 Operation Rose Garden
2024 Annual ‘Operation Rose Garden’ at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona 23029 N Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85024
The Chapter’s 4th Annual rose laying ceremony will be Feb 10, 2024 at 0900 at the Visitor’s Center (main flag pole). Arrive by 0830. Ceremony starts at 0900. All are welcome. Registration is not required. AZ-1 email for questions is: [email protected]
We’ll have an official ceremony with many supporters, Young Marines, congressional offices, local news outlets, friends, family and of course, Marines. The Chapter has searched the entire cemetery of over 70,000 graves and identified over 130 Women Marines. Each fallen Woman Marine will receive a single long-stem rose. All people in attendance are encouraged to help distribute roses in an organized manner lead by Chapter Leadership.
Help us honor our fallen Marine sisters.