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

Welcome to the Leavenworth National Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), Wreaths Across America will be at Leavenworth 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 note we are the National Cemetery located by the VA.

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 Leavenworth 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.

Volunteer

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

Invite

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

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Truckload Carriers Association Announces Participation in Wreaths Across America’s Truckloads of Remembrance

The association’s effort will honor and remember our nation’s veterans who were laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery while providing resources for its TCA Scholarship Fund.

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In Memoriam
by LINDA M WHEATLEY for Loyd Leroy Spicer, Navy, AMM3 - WW11, Honored by Leavenworth National Cemetery

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In Memoriam
by Lansing Community Club for Frances Behrans, Honored by Leavenworth National Cemetery

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Location Information

KSLNCL - Leavenworth National Cemetery
150 Munice Road
Leavenworth, KS 66048, United States

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December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Michelle Cebe

Directions to Cemetery

Parking this year will be at the Leavenworth Plaza, 3400 S 4th Street Leavenworth, KS 66048.  We have permission from the management company to use their parking lot.  Please do not park in front of the Ace Hardware.  There will be signs for where to pick up the buses. 

Parking Instructions

Parking will be in the Leavenworth Plaza, 3400 S 4th St. Leavenworth, KS 66048.  Please do not park in the spots for Ace Hardware.  Buses will bring you into the cemetery starting at 10am.  Do not wait until the last minute to board the buses as the ceremony will start promptly at 11am.

Those who sponsored grave specific wreaths will be able to drive into the cemetery to pick up and place their wreath(s).  Starting time is 9am and you should enter off Muncie road.  We will do a drive thru process like last year only this year pick up will be by the Administration building.   After placing your wreath we ask that you head to the parking area and grab a bus for the ceremony.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Leavenworth 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.

Local Groups Supporting Us

KS0067 - WAA Leavenworth National Cemetery Committee

Welcome to KS0067 - WAA Leavenworth National Cemetery Committee! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support Leavenworth 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!

KS0050P - Team Fidelis

Welcome to KS0050P - Team Fidelis! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support Leavenworth 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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