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

Welcome to the Eastern Shore Veteran's Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 16, 2023 at 10:00 am Wreaths Across America will be at Eastern Shore Veteran's 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 Eastern Shore Veteran's Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

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Sponsor Wreaths

Click "Sponsor Wreaths" to sponsor a wreath and help us reach our goal of honoring every veteran at the cemetery.

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Volunteer

Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.

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Invite

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


The Last To Fall

Serve and Succeed: The story of Black Quartermasters in WWII from Joseph Reagan, the Director of Military and Veterans Outreach for Wreaths Across America...

Wreaths Across America's Trucking Tributes Presents Jack Hart with Everhart Transportation, Inc.

“Everyone up there treated us like kings and queens, and they fed us even before we went to load."...

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A Tribute
by Mary Townsend for James Holler, Army, Honored by Eastern Shore Veterans Cemetery

James Holler, Army
Brother, you served in Viet Nam but were not given a welcome home. I honor your service by laying a wreath on the grave of another veteran.
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In Memoriam
by Margaret Klein Bibbo for Frank V Klein, Sr., Army, Honored by Eastern Shore Veterans Cemetery

Frank V Klein, Sr., Army
For Dad, and all those who served - with much love, respect, and gratitude.
Check out 586 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Eastern Shore Veterans Cemetery (MDESVH)
6827 E New Market Ellwood Rd
Hurlock, MD 21643, United States

6,253
6,253
4,163

December 16, 2023 at 10:00 am

Lynn Riley, Lisa Howell

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow direction of officers at entrance. Park only on one side of the outer cemetery road. Handicap parking available at the chapel. Once cemetery is full parking will only be available on the main street. 

Parking Instructions

Please follow direction of officers

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Eastern Shore Veterans 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 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

VFW #5246 Federalsburg MD (Adler Girls) (MD0359)

Welcome to VFW #5246 Federalsburg MD (Adler Girls) (MD0359)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Eastern Shore Veterans Cemetery 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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District 1 Federated Garden Club of Maryland (MD0016)

Welcome to District 1 Federated Garden Club of Maryland (MD0016)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Eastern Shore Veterans Cemetery 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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