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

Welcome to the WAA FT Sam Wives (TX0013)'s Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 17, 2022 at 11:00 am, WAA FT Sam Wives (TX0013) will be helping Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery 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 WAA FT Sam Wives (TX0013) and Wreaths Across America!

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Click "Sponsor Wreaths" to sponsor a wreath and help us reach our goal of honoring every veteran at the cemetery.

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

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In Honor Of
by Deborah F. for Manuel Ortiz, Army, Honored by Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery

Manuel Ortiz, Army
Our Dad, Manuel G. Ortiz, thank you for your service
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In Memoriam
by Kathleen McNeil for Manuel Aguilar, Navy, US Navy EN2, Born 10/06/46, Passed On 05/02/22, Honored by Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery

Manuel Aguilar, US Navy EN2, Navy
In loving memory to my father & mother, who are deeply loved and missed. We are happy you both are finally together after 13 years separated. Love you! -Kathleen, Silas & Nickolas
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery (TXFSHS)
1520 Harry Wurzbach Road
San Antonio, TX 78209, United States
Click here for the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery Page

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December 17, 2022 at 11:00 am

Judy Carlile

Directions to Cemetery

The ceremony will be held at 11am in Cole High School Football Stadium. 

Parking Instructions

Please enter cemetery via Cougar Way gate off Rittiman.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Fort Sam Houston 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:

  • Ceremony will be at 11am at Cole High School Football Statdium
  • Wreath laying to follow cemetery, please enter via Cougar Way gate off Rittiman
  • 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.

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Welcome to FT Sam Houston 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 17, 2022 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....