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Wreaths Across America Ceremony was on Dec 15th

Wreath Laying Ceremony at Noon

on December 15th



“Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember , Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at over 1,200 additional locations in all 50 US states, at sea, and abroad.”

On December 16, 2017 through the efforts of the American Legion Post 539 and (10) other supporting Fund Raising Organizations*, 5,782 wreaths were placed on veteran’s graves in the New Bern National Cemetery.

September 8th at Mitchell’s Hardware

WAA 2018 Kick Off August 4th at the Farmers Market

Wreath Across America 2018 Kick Off at the Farms Market

Visit from New Bern’s Mayor Dana Outlaw


Wreath Laying Ceremony  –  December 15, 2018, 12pm
New Bern National Cemetery

New Bern National Cemetery link: https://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/newbern.asp

Contact Information: Doug Uhland, Post 539 Coordinator, 252.675.8629, douguhland@gmail.com.

*Fund Raising Organizations includes the following; American Legion Post 24 (New Bern), American Legion Post 46 (Morehead City), Coast Guard Enlisted (Fort Macon), Coastal Carolina Military Officers, Craven County Republican Party, Daughters of the American Revolution, Elks Lodge 1710 (Morehead), Veteran Enforcers Motorcycle Association, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2514, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 886.