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2020 So Far
28 Wreaths Sponsored
3.6 % to Goal
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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Offutt Base Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM, a Wreaths Across America ceremony will be held at Offutt Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery) to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of ceremonial wreaths.

The deadline to sponsor individual wreaths for graves will be Dec. 2, 2019. According to Wreaths Across America guidelines, all sponsorshisp after that date will automatically roll over to the coming year. We look forward to seeing all of you at the event on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM & look forward to your continued support to cover each & every one of the 828 headstones this year.

Thank you so much for supporting Offutt Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery) and Wreaths Across America!

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Sponsor Wreaths

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

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Volunteer

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

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In Memoriam
by Neil Turnbull for Andy Turnbull, Air Force, Honored by Offutt Air Force Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery)

Andy Neal Turnbull of Sandpoint, Idaho, started military service in the Navy (1937-1946) as a PO2 during the Pacific Campaigns and ended in the Air Force (1947-1964) as a SSgt.
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In Memoriam
by Neil Turnbull for Andy Turnbull, Air Force, Honored by Offutt Air Force Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery)

Andy Neal Turnbull of Sandpoint, Idaho, started military service in the Navy (1937-1946) as a PO2 during the Pacific Campaigns and ended in the Air Force (1947-1964) as a SSgt.
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Offutt Air Force Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery) (NEOAFB)
Bonner Lane & Nelson Drive
Omaha, NE 68113

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Saturday, December 19, 2020
12:00 PM

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Directions to Cemetery

Please enter at Kenney Gate (aka Flag Gate), continue driving straight and follow the curve to the left. The cemetery will be on the left-hand side before you arrive at the Bellevue Gate (which will be closed). Parking is available along the roadway or in the parking lot across the street.

Parking Instructions

There is parking available directly across the street from the ceremony in the lot adjacent to the 557 Weather Wing at 102 Nelson Dr, Offutt, NE 68113

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Offutt Air Force Bade (Fort Crook Post Cemetery). 

Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:

  • Base access is required in order to attend this ceremony.
  • Everyone of all ages and backgrounds are welcome.
  • Ceremonies around the world will be starting at the same moment, so please arrive early.

The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for helping Wreaths Across America achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.

Local Groups Supporting Us

Offutt Officers' Spouses' Club (NE0029)

Welcome to Offutt Officers' Spouses' Club (NE0029)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Offutt Air Force Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery) and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

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Northrop Grumman Fundraising Page

REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom..Help us honor and remember as many fallen heroes as possible by sponsoring a wreath. Please scroll to the bottom of this page for a selection of cemeteries we are supporting and select "Sponsor" to make your donation.Thank you on behalf of Northrop Grumman VERITAS and Corporate Citizenship.

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