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2024 So Far
182 Wreaths Sponsored
264.0% Over Our Goal!
Exceeded by 132 Wreaths!
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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the American Legion Riders of Georgia's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), American Legion Riders of Georgia will be helping numerous locations to Remember and Honor our veterans by laying Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes.

Please help us honor and remember as many fallen heroes as possible by sponsoring remembrance wreaths, volunteering on Wreaths Day, or inviting your family and friends to attend with you.

Thank you so much for supporting the American Legion Riders of Georgia 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 Memoriam
by Karla Taylor for Elihu B Rowles , Army, Honored by Marietta National Cemetery

Private Elihu B. Rowles - In memory of my 3x great grandfather I honor his service to this great nation and the ultimate sacrifice he paid on the battlefield of Picket's Mill. He left a widow and 2 young daughters. He was and is forever missed. Karla Barlow Taylor

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Memory
by Emil V. for Emiliano Velez-Lopez, Army, Honored by Puerto Rico National Cemetery

Emiiano Velez-Lopez my father

Check out 20 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Location Information

GAMNCM - Marietta National Cemetery
500 Washington Ave
Marietta, GA 30060, United States
Click here for the Marietta National Cemetery Page

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

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Directions to Cemetery

Marietta National Cemetery is located 500 Washington Avenue in Marietta, GA

Parking Instructions

There is no parking inside the cemetery. Parking is available outside the cemetery at local businesses, banks, and parking lots. We can make special arrangements if you need help getting into the cemetery.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

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

We would love your participation in the ceremony. Please arrive no later than 11:30 to participate in the ceremony which will begin at noon simultaneously around the country at thousands of cemeteries. We lay the wreaths following our very solemn ceremony to ensure that everyone has a chance to participate in honoring the soldiers buried in our cemetery.

Marietta National Cemetery is located 500 Washington Avenue. Parking is available outside the cemetery at local businesses, banks, and parking lots. We can make special arrangements if you need help getting into the cemetery. Please contact the location coordinator.

The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony. Thank you so much for helping us achieve our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach.

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.

Our Locations

GAMNCM - Marietta National Cemetery

Welcome to GAMNCM - Marietta 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.

GANCCA - Georgia National Cemetery

Welcome to GANCCA - Georgia 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 9 am). 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.

We support 7 locations around the world. Click "View Our Locations" to see them all.