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REMEMBER the Fallen. . .HONOR those who Serve. . .TEACH our children.

Welcome to the CA0579 - Santa Monica Chapter, DAR's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), CA0579 - Santa Monica Chapter, DAR - Daughters of the American Revolution - will be helping Los Angeles National Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans by laying Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes.

The Wreath-O-Meter on the left, turns green as more wreaths are sponsored.  Please help us honor and remember as many fallen heroes as possible by sponsoring remembrance wreaths.  If you have a site specific request to honor a beloved family or friend, please let us know.

Thank you so much for supporting the CA0579 - Santa Monica Chapter, DAR 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.

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In Memory Of
by Janice Clary for John Clary, Army, Honored by Los Angeles National Cemetery

Remembering with love & gratitude for their service: John Clary - Vietnam, Army Joe Clary - WWII, Marine Corp

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In Memory Of
by Hans Hopple for Allan Walker, Marine Corps, SSGT, Born 04/09/75, Passed On 04/06/24, Honored by Los Angeles National Cemetery

In memory of SSGT Allan Kendall Walker USMC KIA April 6, 2004 Al Anbar, Iraq SSGT Walker was my Sr. Drill Instructor at MCRD San Diego. I will always be grateful for his mentorship and ultimate sacrifice for our country. May we never forget.

Check out 4 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Location Information

CALANL - Los Angeles National Cemetery
950 S Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049, United States
Click here for the Los Angeles National Cemetery Page

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December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

John Gutierrez, Temoc Davila, Thomas Salazar

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, so feel free to park in any available spot.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Los Angeles National Cemetery . Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.

If you need to make special arrangements, please contact our location coordinator at sgtjag@hotmail.com.

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.

Our Locations

CALANL - Los Angeles National Cemetery

Welcome to CALANL - Los Angeles National Cemetery and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony). Please click "View" to learn more about our effort or to volunteer to help or click "Sponsor" to purchase wreaths that will be laid on the graves of our fallen heroes by our loyal volunteers.