2019 So Far
6,201 Wreaths Sponsored
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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

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

On Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 12:00 PM, Wreaths Across America will be at Camp Nelson 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 donate through one of our GROUPS below to help us purchase enough wreaths to cover our location. Donating though a group helps support our community and Camp Nelson National Cemetery. 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 Camp Nelson 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.



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Wreaths Across America Advances Its Mission

This is the second time WAA – whose mission is to Remember the fallen, Honor those that served, and Teach the next generation the value of Freedom – has collaborated with ABMC and sent U.S.-made balsam fir wreaths to be placed on foreign soil....

August 2019 Fundraising and Location Templates

As we enter the early fall season, many of you have already begun ramping up fundraising efforts; making bigger asks for sponsorships, hosting more events, etc. We wanted to make that huge task a little easier with a few template letters for your guidance....

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Personal Message
To all who have or are protecting our country. If you are veteran, current military. or a first responder. I am forever greatful for your service, the danger you put yourself in & the ones killed in action. For the 1,247 unknown soldiers that rest at Camp Nelson.
by Bertha Stamper for Wanda Anglin, Passed On 07/16/16, Honored by Camp Nelson National Cemetery

Thank you Mom for being an RN for over 50 years and taking care of Dad and us. Miss you ever day
Check out 65 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Camp Nelson National Cemetery (KYCNNN)
6980 Danville Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356


Saturday, December 14, 2019
12:00 PM

Ann H.,DAV_Ann H.

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

There is plenty of parking at this cemetery. Park only on the right side of the road.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Camp Nelson 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.
  • Ceremonies around the world will be starting at the same moment, so please be on time (plan to arrive by 11:30 am).
  • 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. Please contact me using the "Contact" button if you have any questions.  Ann H.

Local Groups Supporting Us

Honoring our Veterans (KY0103)

Welcome to Honoring our Veterans (KY0103)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Camp Nelson 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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Vets Charitable Corp. (KY0107)

Welcome to VETS Charitable Corp! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Camp Nelson National Cemetary 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 12:00 pm on December 14, 2019. Thank you so much!

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19 groups support us. Click "View Our Groups" to see them all.

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