Chattanooga National Cemetery will host Wreaths Across America, a remembrance wreath laying ceremony to honor and remember our nation's Veterans. The theme for 2012 WAA program is "Then, Now and Forever." The Civil Air Patrol, Veterans service organizations and citizens are sponsoring the event to honor Veterans of each branch of the military, the Merchant Marine as well as Prisoners of Way and those still Missing in Action (POW/MIA).
This will be serving for members of the Civil Air Patrol, representatives from the military services, Veterans and their families.
Contact info - Deborah Kendrick, Cemetery Director - 423-855-6590.
The Worcester Wreath Company began donating remembrance wreaths in tribute to Veterans laid to rest at VA's 131 national cemeteries and state Veterans cemeteries in 2006. The Civil Air Patrol is once again sponsoring wreath ceremonies around the country. For more information on this event, visit the Wreaths Across America website - www.wreathsacrossamerica.org.
For information about other national cemeteries' participation, visit www.cem.va.gov and click on the Wreaths Across America photo.