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

Welcome to the Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 16, 2022 at 09:00 am, Wreaths Across America will be at Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon 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 Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon 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.


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Personal Message
by Jo-Ann D. for Clinton Norton, Army, Honored by Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon

Love you always Dad
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In Honor Of
by Rosemary G H. for John Alexis Gallant, Air Force, Honored by Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon

Dear Papa, You served your Country and your family with such dedication! You remain forever the guiding hand, we cherished so much. Missed beyond words. Love Rosemary from all of us Gratefully
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon (MAWVCW)
111 GlenAllen St
Winchendon, MA 01475

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December 16, 2022 at 09:00 am

Bridget Marinelli

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs to the site of the ceremony itself.

Parking Instructions

There is plenty of parking at this cemetery, so feel free to park in any available spot.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at {{MassachusettsVeterans' Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon}}. 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

{{Winchendon Wreath Fund}}

Welcome to {{Winchendon Wreath Fund}}! Our location fundraising group is proud to support {{Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon}} 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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Capt John Joslin Jr Chapter, NSDAR (MA0138P)

Welcome to Capt John Joslin Jr Chapter, NSDAR (MA0138P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon 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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