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3,976 Wreaths Sponsored

November 2020 Update: Due to the current pandemic situation, the Planning Team had to reengineer our Wreaths Across America Event this year so that we can provide a safe environment for everyone. There are many requirements that needed to be met to allow us to have our event. Which means that there are many new instructions that our volunteers need to follow. Please read carefully so that you understand how our Wreaths Across America Event will happen at Mound City National Cemetery.

*The ceremony is closed to the public this year!!! * 

Wreath Laying Activities: Due to Covid-19, large gatherings of people are not allowed and no more than 10 volunteers are allowed in each section during wreath placement activities. If you would like to volunteer to place wreaths, please email Morrissa at mesa8449@gmail.com. Thank you!

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Wreaths Across America's Kid's Corner Presents Ellie Smith

Ellie continues to live up to their legacy in 2021, and someday Ellie would like to personally lay a veteran's wreath against her Grandpa Marshall Crews' headstone at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Colorado....

Wreaths Across America's Trucking Tributes Presents Golden Services, LLC.

"I invite anybody I know is a veteran to come out with me to lay wreaths. I mention it to people in my church who may be looking for ways to volunteer."...

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In Memoriam
by Elizabeth Medina for James Kuzma, Navy, Honored by Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission

In honor of CAPT James "Jim" Kuzma, USN retired. Thank you for your service in the military and after, for being the epitome of the cause, "Remember the fallen US veterans, Honor those who serve, Teach our children the value of Freedom." Thank you for your love of family, country, military and Florida, and for being the best friend to everyone you met.
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In Memoriam
by Elizabeth Medina for James Kuzma, Navy, Honored by Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission

In honor of CAPT James "Jim" Kuzma, USN retired. Thank you for your service in the military and after, for being the epitome of the cause, "Remember the fallen US veterans, Honor those who serve, Teach our children the value of Freedom." Thank you for your love of family, country, military and Florida, and for being the best friend to everyone you met.
Check out 14 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission (ILMNMC)
141 State Hwy 37
Mound City, IL 62963

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3,976

December 18 at 12:00 pm, 2021

Morrissa C.

Directions to Cemetery

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.

Parking Instructions

Parking is somewhat limited

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

November 2020 Update: Due to the current pandemic situation, the Planning Team had to reengineer our Wreaths Across America Event this year so that we can provide a safe environment for everyone. There are many requirements that needed to be met to allow us to have our event. Which means that there are many new instructions that our volunteers need to follow. Please read carefully so that you understand how our Wreaths Across America Event will happen at Mound City National Cemetery.

*The ceremony is closed to the public this year!!! *

Wreath Laying Activities: Due to Covid-19, large gatherings of people are not allowed and no more than 10 volunteers are allowed in each section during wreath placement activities. If you would like to volunteer to place wreaths, please email Morrissa at mesa8449@gmail.com. Thank you!

Local Groups Supporting Us

Honor Wreaths For Veterans

Welcome to Honor Wreaths For Veterans! Our location fundraising group is proud to support 11 cemeteries (9 National and 2 City Cemeteries) 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 the wreath laying ceremony planned for December 18 at 12:00 pm, 2021. Thank you so much!

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Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission (IL0012P)

Welcome to Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission (IL0012P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission 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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