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

Welcome to the Marietta National Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), Wreaths Across America will be at Marietta 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. 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 Marietta National Cemetery 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

Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.

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The Maine Association of Broadcasters Announces Partnership with News Radio WGAN and Wreaths Across America on New Veteran Program

“The Maine Veterans Spotlight” will debut on News Radio 98-5 FM, AM 560 and online at www.wgan.com.

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In Memoriam
by Karla Taylor for Elihu B Rowles , Army, Honored by Marietta National Cemetery

Private Elihu B. Rowles - In memory of my 3x great grandfather I honor his service to this great nation and the ultimate sacrifice he paid on the battlefield of Picket's Mill. He left a widow and 2 young daughters. He was and is forever missed. Karla Barlow Taylor

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In Memoriam
by Karla Taylor for ELIHU B. ROWLES, Army, Honored by Marietta National Cemetery

Elihu B Rowles Born 1833 Belmont Co Ohio Died May 27 1864 at the Battle of Pickett's Mill Served the Union as Private Union Army, Co F 15 Regiment of the Ohio Infantry Buried Marietta National Cemetery

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Location Information

GAMNCM - Marietta National Cemetery
500 Washington Ave
Marietta, GA 30060, United States

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

Joshua Stultz, Steve Lewin

Directions to Cemetery

Marietta National Cemetery is located 500 Washington Avenue in Marietta, GA

Parking Instructions

There is no parking inside the cemetery. Parking is available outside the cemetery at local businesses, banks, and parking lots. We can make special arrangements if you need help getting into the cemetery.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Marietta National Cemetery. Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.

We would love your participation in the ceremony. Please arrive no later than 11:30 to participate in the ceremony which will begin at noon simultaneously around the country at thousands of cemeteries. We lay the wreaths following our very solemn ceremony to ensure that everyone has a chance to participate in honoring the soldiers buried in our cemetery.

Marietta National Cemetery is located 500 Washington Avenue. Parking is available outside the cemetery at local businesses, banks, and parking lots. We can make special arrangements if you need help getting into the cemetery. Please contact the location coordinator.

The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony. Thank you so much for helping us achieve our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach.

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.

Local Groups Supporting Us

GA0024P - American Legion Riders of Georgia

Welcome to American Legion Riders of Georgia! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support Andersonville, Georgia National, Glennville, Marietta and Milledgeville in GA. We also support Chattanooga in TN and Ft Mitchell in AL to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort. Thank you so much!

Lockheed Martin

Welcome to Lockheed Martin's page. We are proud to support Roselawn Funeral Home and Cemetery and to remember, honor, and teach. Please click "View" to learn more about our efforts and "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day.

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