Wreaths Across America at Stones River National Cemetery
Stones River National Battlefield
Sat, Dec 15 12:00 pm
On Saturday, December 15, 2018, members of the Rutherford County community will gather at Stones River National Cemetery to honor veterans during the holiday season as part of Wreaths Across America Day. Local squadrons of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) are gathering wreath donations and will conduct the Wreaths Across America ceremony this year at Stones River National Cemetery. The program will begin at 12 noon on Saturday, December 15, 2018, at the cemetery flagpole. Parking for the event will be in the visitor center parking lot. Specially designated wreaths for the Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine, and POW/MIA will be presented and placed at the cemetery flagpole. Additional wreaths will decorate graves throughout the national cemetery honoring veterans from the Civil War through Vietnam.