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

Welcome to the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony) at 10:00am we will host National Wreaths Across America Day at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.

Come welcome the Arizona Patriot Guard Riders as they escort the wreaths in at 8:30am! Line up along the entrance to take videos and photos of this special service as the wreaths arrive!

Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you. 

Thank you so much for supporting National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona 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.

Invite

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In Memory Of
by arthur fesler-butts for Richard H. Malmfeldt Sr., Marine Corps, GYSGT/E-7, Served From 1950 to 1972, Born 10/13/32, Passed On 10/08/03, Honored by National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona

In memory of my step-father who I call my dad. A Korean War and twice served Vietnam War veteran. He taught us all to GOD, Country and Family in that order and he lived that life. GYSGT Richard H. Malmfeldt Sr. 1950 to 1972.

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In Memory Of
by Thelma Pressler for Edwin C Pressler, Navy, 2nd Class., Honored by National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona

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Location Information

AZNMCP - National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona
23029 N Cave Creek Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85024, United States

69,516
69,516
1,202

December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Lee Smith

Directions to Cemetery

The National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona main entrance is just east of Cave Creek Rd on the south side of Pinnacle Peak Rd. 

Exit the 101 and head north on either Cave Creek Rd or Black Mountain Blvd and proceed to Pinnacle Peak Rd. The main entrance of the cemetery is located between these roads on the south side of Pinnacle Peak Rd

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and directions by the volunteers to the Assembly Area for the ceremony at 10:00am.

It's best to arrive early to allow for a short walk to enjoy the event!




Parking Instructions

Parking inside the cemetery will be VERY LIMITED in 2023 and moving forward for WAA Day.

There is plenty of parking along Pinnacle Peak Rd just outside the main entrance. All parking is a very short walk to the ceremony area.

Family Member Only and a Handicapped Only sections have been allocated inside the cemetery. Volunteers will direct traffic accordingly. 

This change is for the safety and enjoyment of every volunteer and family member attending the ceremony.



Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Arizona National Memorial Cemetery . 

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.

Local Groups Supporting Us

AZ0025P - Paradise Valley Arizona Chapter, NSDAR

Welcome to AZ0025P - Paradise Valley Arizona Chapter, NSDAR! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

AZ0229P - American Heritage Girls Troop AZ0015

Welcome to AZ0229P - American Heritage Girls Troop AZ0015! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

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