Dear Compatriots, Please join us for Wreaths Across America at Oakwood Cemetery on Saturday, December 19th for the annual Wreaths Across America celebration in the cemetery’s Field of Honor. We will read the SAR President’s Proclamation and may provide Color Guard services. After which we will assist in placing wreaths on the veteran’s graves.
Stephen Morris, President Raleigh Chapter North Carolina Society Sons of the American Revolution (919) 210-9005 ________________________________________________________________________ Oakwood Cemetery
Veteran Field of Honor (north end of cemetery) 701 Oakwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27601 Saturday, December 19th between 11:30 until 1:00. Please try to arrive by 11:00. Dress is Blue Blazer or Period Clothing Map of Historic Oakwood Cemetery
Join the Mecklenburg chapter for the annual Wreaths Across America ceremony and Veterans wreath laying ceremony at Forest Lawn East Cemetery in Matthews, NC beginning at 12 noon. Follow the signs and traffic around to where you see everybody gathering. Park on the side of little road like everybody else.
All members of the chapter and DAR are invited. No uniform is necessary. Just dress warmly! We are assigned a specific part of the cemetery where we will distribute our wreaths to veteran’s grave sites. All members are encouraged to attend.
Color Guard is encouraged to attend. To participate in the Color Guard, please contact Steve McKee at firstname.lastname@example.org. Color Guard should arrive by 11:30am.