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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 18, 2021 at 11:00 am, Wreaths Across America will be at Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission 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 Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission 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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Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.


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“It gave me a completely different opinion of the American public.I was surprised when I saw close to eighty thousand people find their way to Arlington National Cemetery, and you have to put effort into getting there, for the chance to get two, maybe four wreaths to place. It was inspiring."...

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Coming through my hometown as part of the escort and seeing the hundreds of people and kids waving their American flags along Route 1 in the Biddeford-Saco area was an amazing experience....

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Memory
by Laurie Sutherland for Simeon Shearer, CPL, Served From 1861 to 1862, Born 12/30/40, Passed On 03/27/62, Honored by Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission

"That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to the cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion." - Abraham Lincoln
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Memory
by Laurie Sutherland for Simeon Shearer, CPL, Served From 1861 to 1862, Born 12/30/40, Passed On 03/27/62, Honored by Mound City National Cemetery Preservation Commission

"That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to the cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion." - Abraham Lincoln
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

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

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December 18, 2021 at 11:00 am

Becky Mueller

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. 

Our address is:

Mound City National Cemetery

141 State Highway 37

Mound City IL 62963

Parking Instructions

Parking is tight at The Mound City National Cemetery.  If possible please carpool to help the parking situation. Thank you.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

 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, 2021 at 11:00 am. Thank you so much!

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Illinois State Organization National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (IL0206)

Welcome to Illinois State Organization National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (IL0206)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Camp Butler National 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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6 groups support us. Click "View Our Groups" to see them all.

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