REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Miramar National Cemetery 's Wreaths Across America Page.
On Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 9:00 AM, Wreaths Across America will be at Miramar National Cemetery 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.
Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. And, 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 Miramar National Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!
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According to Mike, chapter members do “grave specific” requests for folks who sponsor wreaths through them, and they do their best to provide photos for those who cannot attend the wreath-laying ceremony in person. They also encourage Gold Star families to join them in Section 60 as they lay the wreaths and say their names....
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5795 Nobel Dr San Diego Ca 92122
San Diego, CA 92122
Directions to Cemetery
Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery.
Please help us Remember, Honor, and Teach on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 9:00 AM by sponsoring a wreath, volunteering, or inviting friends to help.
Parking is limited and the Veterans Administration is providing their employee parking lot and shuttle service for off site parking. You will be directed.
Traffic will be extremely heavy. We suggest ride sharing such as Uber or Lyft. Handicap parking will be provided on site. There will be traffic & parking control.
From I-805 South: Take Miramar Rd Exit and turn Left on Miramar Rd. At Nobel Dr turn Right. Follow parking control directions.
From I-805 North: Take Nobel Dr Exit and turn Right on Nobel Dr. Follow parking control’s directions.
From I-15 take Miramar Rd exit west to Nobel Dr. Turn Left onto Nobel Dr. Follow parking control’s directions.
For on line mapping or GPS use: ... 5795 Nobel Drive, San Diego, CA 92122
With over 3,000 volunteers, our parking systems are at a premium. We encourage you to carpool and/or use share rides (Lyft or Uber). If you drive, please be prepared to follow the San Diego Police Department's traffic coordinator's directions and expect to park in one of our remote locations. Buses will transport you to the cemetery grounds and run continuously from 7:30am - 11:00am.
The ceremony begins promptly at 9:00am, so please plan accordingly for extremely heavy traffic and remote transportation.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Miramar 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 are welcome.
- Ceremonies around the world will be starting at the same moment, so please be on time.
- 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.