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2024 So Far
268 Wreaths Sponsored
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REMEMBER the Fallen Veterans. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Friends of BNC's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), Wreaths Across America will be at Baltimore National Cemetery. Our volunteers are committed to Remembering and Honoring our nation's veterans through the laying of wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.

If you want to volunteer to place wreaths, please click on the "volunteer" button and indicate the number of individuals attending. It is suggested to arrive no later than 11:45 a.m. on Saturday, December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony). The ceremony will begin at noon, followed by the placement of wreaths. Registration is NOT required as in the past few years.

If you are interested in assisting with the planning and coordination, or if you have questions, please email

Thank you so much for supporting Baltimore National Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

Sponsor Wreaths

Click "Sponsor Wreaths" to sponsor a wreath and help us reach our goal of honoring every veteran at the cemetery.


Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.


Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.

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In Memoriam
by Jessica F. for Vincent D. Hance, Army, Private, Served From 1898 to Current, Passed On 04/26/34, Honored by Baltimore National Cemetery

My great grandfather Vincent D Hance, whom we never got to know, but who has been in our thoughts all these years. At long last we know your story, our story, and thank you for your service.

In Memoriam
by REV T. for WILLIAM JARED ULRICH, Navy, MMFN, Served From 1950 to 1952, Born 08/09/30, Passed On 10/15/52, Honored by Baltimore National Cemetery


Check out 22 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Location Information

MDBNCB - Baltimore National Cemetery
5501 Frederick Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228, United States
Click here for the Baltimore National Cemetery Page


December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Howard Weiss, Micki Kick

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding Baltimore National Cemetery located at 5501 Frederick Avenue, Catonsville, MD 21228. 

The quick directions - Baltimore Beltway (I-695) to Exit 13 - Frederick Road East - about 1.5 miles to cemetery on the right. 

Parking Instructions

Someone will be directing traffic upon your arrival. In addition, directional signs will be in place to direct the flow of traffic.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are interested in volunteering to help with our Wreath Across America Day at Baltimore National Cemetery. 

Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:

  • Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome to attend the ceremony. However, children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Laying of wreaths will take place following the ceremony. 
  • 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 helping us achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.

Our Locations

MDBNCB - Baltimore National Cemetery

Welcome to MDBNCB - Baltimore National Cemetery and thank you for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony). Please click "View" to learn more about our effort or click "Sponsor" to purchase wreaths that will be laid on the graves of our fallen heroes by our loyal volunteers.