Hemet, CA 2013 ~ Field of Honor®


November 10 to 16 at Gibbel Park

Murrieta Healingfield


The annual celebration of Veterans Day in Hemet is a big community event as area residents gather in Gibbel Park.  This year the Exchange Club of Hemet will add a new feature as they host the city’s first Field of Honor® flag memorial, 1776 Flags of Freedom.  Volunteers will post 1,776 U.S. flags on eight foot staffs to commemorate the year of American independence.Please join us as we walk through this inspiring formation of flags posted on the lawns of Gibbel Park which will be located at Florida Avenue and Kirby Street.  The Hemet Field of Honor® is an experience that will bring meaning to your Veterans Day observance.

PLEASE NOTE: All sponsored flags will be shipped directly to host committee. 
         Disregard standardized message on receipt, "order shipped" 
       Flags available for pickup or direct shipping after the event.


Benefiting Charities:
C.A.S.A. (Southwest Riverside County Center Against Sexual Assault)
Habitat for Humanity
Harold W. Hyland American Legion Post 53 (Hemet)
Interfaith Council of Hemet
Valley Wide Recreation and Parks District
Hosted By:
Exchange Club of Hemet
Local Organizing Committee:

Project Chair: Chuck Steadman

Co-Chair/Program Chair: Koka Lakshman

Treasurer/Fundraiser Chair: Hamilton Jones

PR Chair: Vince Record

Volunteer Chair: Heath Patiel

Field Coordinator: Brian Fox