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

Welcome to the MD0011 - United States Naval Academy Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

Veterans Wreath clean up at USNA cemetery and columbarium will be Saturday January 13,2024 at 09:00 

parking: DOD ID card holders may drive on and find a non-reserved parking spot. 

If you do not have DOD ID you will need to park in town and walk through gates with a drivers license to show gate guards.

Things to bring: Dress comfortable and warm.

Bring work gloves and broom or rake or long poll to aid in picking up wreaths and taking to proper receptacle provided. 

Shouldn't take more than 1-2 hrs. 

Thank you for your helping hands and warm hearts. 

Carol Turman


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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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In Memoriam
by The Alden & Margaret Laborde Foundation for Alden J. Laborde, Navy, Honored by Wreaths Across America

In Memoriam
by Joseph Smith II for Joseph Smith, Navy, Honored by United States Naval Academy Cemetery

Captain Joseph C. Smith US Navy Ret

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Location Information

MDUSNA - United States Naval Academy Cemetery
United States Naval Academy Cemetery
291 Wood Road
Annapolis, MD 21402, United States
Click here for the United States Naval Academy Cemetery Page


December 13, 2024 at 08:30 am (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Carol Turman

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

Parking is limited and you will need to park in town and walk on. please carry drivers license to gain excess to the academy grounds through the gate. If you have Military ID you may drive on, As long as the parking spot is not marked "reserved" fill free to park. If you have any questions please contact me at 443-336-6541 (carol)

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at the United States Naval Academy. 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.
  • Parking is limited and only those with a DOD ID will be able to access the "yard" by car. If walking on please have drivers license with you to show gate guard upon entry. 

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

MDUSNA - United States Naval Academy Cemetery

Welcome to MDUSNA - United States Naval Academy Cemetery and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, Friday December 1, 2023 09:00 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.