Photos: Memorial Day ceremony in the Presidio

Soldiers fire shots during the four-gun salut on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Hundreds gather at the National Cemetary on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Mayor London Breed addresses the ceremony at the National Cemetary on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
People gather In the Presidio for the Memorial Day picnic on Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A Ford Model A displays a newspaper headline saying “Great War Over” on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Arthur Falch sits and listens to the speakers at the ceremony at the National Cemetary on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A man dressed as Uncle Sam listens to the ceremony at the National Cemetary on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Flags mark graavestones at the National Cemetary on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A woman looks at a headstone in the National Cemetary on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)

The 2019 Memorial Day Commemoration took place today at the Presido. Hundreds of people gathered to walk through the paper-flag-lined National Cemetary and listen to speakers share their story.

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