Military Service Recognition

Military Banner Program

The Military Banner Program is designed to honor and recognize Yorba Linda Gold Star and active duty military personnel. Military banners are displayed on light poles along sections of Yorba Linda Boulevard beginning at Valley View Avenue and continuing east. Each banner will list the name of the honoree and the branch of the military in which the honoree serves. 

eligibility

The designated honoree must be currently serving as active duty in a full-time capacity in the United States Armed Forces (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, National Guard, or Navy) and currently residing in Yorba Linda or have an immediate family member (parent, spouse, son, daughter, or grandparent) residing in Yorba Linda. 

display information

The banners are displayed May 2019 through mid-May 2020 for the 2019/2020 program.  View the 2019/2020 Banner Map (PDF) for a map showing names and locations of the Military Banners currently displayed.  Banners displayed during the 2018/2019 period may be picked up from the Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House.

Application Information

The application period for the 2019/2020 program is currently closed. Applications for the 2020/2021 period will be available in February 2020. For more information please view the Military Banner Program Flyer (PDF)

Veterans Memorial Information

The Yorba Linda Veterans Memorial Association (YLVMA) continues to take Brick Orders (PDF) to honor an active or Veteran member of the U.S Armed Forces. 


The YLVMA also offers individuals, businesses, and organizations to sponsor an Orange County "Fallen Hero of the Armed Services" by purchasing a Gold Star Brick (PDF) for Military Personnel Killed in Action since September 11, 2001. This brick honors military personnel who lived in Orange County.