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

Welcome to the NE0018P - Lee Bird Composite Squadron-Civil Air Patrol NCR-NE-093's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am (Wreath Placement 8:00 AM), NE0018P - Lee Bird Composite Squadron-Civil Air Patrol NCR-NE-093 will be helping Fort McPherson 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 NE0018P - Lee Bird Composite Squadron-Civil Air Patrol NCR-NE-093 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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Personal Message
by Debra Riley for William A. Riley, Sr., Army, Honored by Fort McPherson National Cemetery

Your loving wife. Missing you 12 years later.

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In Memory Of

To the men who lost their lives in VN, 1970, while serving with D. Company 1/506 Inf, 101st Airborne. We Delta's live on in your glory.

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Location Information

NEFMNM - Fort McPherson National Cemetery
12004 South Spur 56A
Maxwell, NE 69151, United States
Click here for the Fort McPherson National Cemetery Page

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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 Fort McPherson 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:

  • We will be placing grave specific requests on Friday, December 16, 2022. Please check back later for the time we will be doing this.
  • Our ceremony and remaining wreaths will be placed on Saturday, December 17, 2022 at 11:00am
  • 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

NEFMNM - Fort McPherson National Cemetery

Welcome to NEFMNM - Fort McPherson 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 8:00 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.

Group Members

Lee Bird Composite Squadron (NE0018P - Lee Bird Composite Squadron-Civil Air Patrol NCR-NE-093)

Welcome to my personal fundraising page for Wreaths Across America. I am working hard to support Lee Bird Composite Squadron-Civil Air Patrol NCR-NE-093 and Fort McPherson National Cemetery in our joint effort to fulfill WAA's mission to Remember, Honor, and Teach. Please click "View" to learn more about me and my effort and to help me cover as many graves on Wreaths Across America day, December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement 8:00 AM) at 12:00 PM.