REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Overlake Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol (WA0075P)'s Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 16, 2023 at 09:00 am, Overlake Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol (WA0075P) will be helping Tahoma 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 Overlake Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol (WA0075P) and Wreaths Across America!
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In Honor Of
by Melissa G. for Nelson Blish, Navy, Honored by Tahoma National Cemetery
Nelson Blish, Navy
by Melissa G. for John Peterkin, Army, Honored by Tahoma National Cemetery
John Peterkin, Army
18600 SE 240th St
Kent, WA 98042, United States
Click here for the Tahoma National Cemetery Page
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 InstructionsThere 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 Tahoma 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:
- 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.