Solana Beach Little Leaguers honor fallen service members
Solana Beach Majors players played a Memorial Weekend scrimmage in honor of Solana Beach service members who died while serving the nation. Solana Beach veterans took part in the game’s opening ceremony held May 30 at Solana Vista Elementary School.
WWII: Chiles, Joseph-KIA, Covarrubias, Jesus-KIA, Dawson, Frank-KIA, Dose, Richard-KIA, Hunt, Alexander-KIA, Lynde, Simon-KIA, Mettan, Joseph-KIA 22 March 1944, Osorio, Pedro-KIA 8 May 1945;
Vietnam: Aiau, Harvey-KIA 16 March 1970; Cruz, Raphael-KIA 2 Sept. 1963; Hendricks, Charles-KIA 23 March 1969; Lopez, Victor-KIA 17 Jan. 1969; Mericantante, Thomas-KIA 16 Aug. 1968; Tworek, Joseph-KIA 29 Oct. 1971.
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