Press Release #12-017 Noise levels may increase aboard Camp Pendleton in observance of Memorial Day
25 May 2012
Camp Pendleton artillery units will be conducting a 21-gun ceremonial salute in observance of Memorial Day at the 11 Area parade field from noon to 12:30 p.m. Monday.

The 11 Area parade field is located in the southeastern portion of base and borders the cities of Fallbrook and Oceanside.

Depending on atmospheric conditions, the sound of the explosions may be amplified and heard up to 50 miles away.

Those requesting additional information can direct their calls to Operations and Training at (760) 725-0357.

For future inquiries regarding increased noise levels, please refer to the weekly noise advisories posted on the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton Web site at



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Box 555019 Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5019 For more information: Phone: (760)

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