Wreaths Across America Ceremony Dec. 13 at Cemetery


DELAWARE – Oak Grove Cemetery will take part in Wreaths Across America, the national nonprofit best known for its annual wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery and more than 900 locations nationwide.
Every year, thousands of veteran wreaths are placed during the holiday season by WAA volunteers. In all, an estimated total of 725,000 wreaths will be placed across the country on National Wreaths Across America Day, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014.


In Delaware, the local Vietnam Veterans Association is planning a Dec. 13 ceremony at noon at Oak Grove’s Soldiers Circle, 334 South Sandusky Street, Delaware. The event will include placing of wreaths, a rifle volley, and the playing of “Taps.”
Marci Young is coordinating the local ceremony. She can be reached at 740-971-7421 or

Source: City of Delaware

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