Honor Guard

The Oceanside Fire Department Honor Guard takes great pride in acting as ceremonial representatives for the department as a whole. They participate in parades and ceremonies, as well as funerals and memorial services. They are also present at every fire academy graduation.

Some events they have participated in are:

  • Honor & Color Guard for San Diego Padres games
  • California Professional Firefighter’s Memorial in Sacramento
  • IAFF Firefighter’s Memorial in Colorado Springs, CO.
  • St Patrick’s Day Parade in New York City
  • Color Guard for Vietnam Wall Memorial brought to Oceanside
  • Color Guard for Oceanside Mayor and City Council Swear-Ins
  • 9/11 Memorials
  • Every annual City of Oceanside 4th of July parade.
  • Numerous firefighter and police (line of duty death) funerals and memorials

For inquiries contact Honor Guard Captain Ron Owens at rowens@ci.oceanside.ca.us.