REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery 's Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 17, 2022 at 11:00 am, Wreaths Across America will be at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.
Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you.
Thank you so much for supporting Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!
Wreaths Across America's Trucking Tributes Presents Joseph Rini and Daughters Trucking
Unbeknownst to complete strangers, their lives were about to become permanently intertwined in friendship and respect....
by Mackenzie B. for Robert David Bailly, Air Force, Honored by Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
In Honor Of
by Rox M. for John F Matthews, Air Force, CMSGT, Born 01/21/28, Passed On 03/25/07, Honored by Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach Road
San Antonio, TX 78209
Directions to Cemetery
Please come in the MAIN FRONT gate at the Ft Sam Houston National Cemetery off of Harry Wurzbach. There will be one way in the front gate and one way out, through the school gate.
Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs to the site of the ceremony itself.
Due to construction at the cemetery again this year. Please stay tuned to any further instructions. Reach out to us on our facebook page....Wreaths Across America-San Antonio or our website @
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery . Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.
Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:
- Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome.
- Please help ensure that all participants get the opportunity to place a wreath.
- Please follow the location coordinators instructions on where to place wreaths, as well as "how" they should be placed.
- We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean-up. Please check in with the location coordinator if you are interested in helping with the clean-up.
The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for help Wreaths achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.