"We must all stand together so those sacrificing their lives are never forgotten," said U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.
"This is a day of remembrance, reflection and respect."
"They came in peace; they died in heroic valor," said guest speaker Lt. Col. Donald Thieme of the Naval War College. Speakers at the ceremony also included U.S. Senator Jack Reed and U.S. Marine Capt. Cavan Croskey.
Marines, sailors and soldiers, who lost their lives on Oct. 23, 1983, are as follows:
Cpl. Rick R. Crudale of Warwick Sgt. Timothy R. Giblin of North Providence Cpl. Edward S. Iacovino Jr. of Warwick LCpl. Thomas A. Julian of Middletown Cpl. David Massa of Warren Cpl. Thomas A. Shipp of Woonsocket Cpl. James F. Silvia of Middletown Cpl. Edward Soares Jr. of Tiverton Cpl. Stephen E. Spencer of Portsmouth