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

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

On Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM, Wreaths Across America will be at Wilmington 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 Wilmington National 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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Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.


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A Tribute
Honor Ray Carlton USAF Memory of Jim Carlton USN Memory of Donahue Evans USN Memory of TC Emory Army Memory of Jimmy Forbes
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In Memoriam
by Sandra Sublett Mathis for Carl Sublett, Army, Honored by Wilmington National Cemetery

I donate these 2 wreaths for my father, Carl Sublett that was a veteran of 22 years in the military and that is buried in the beautiful Wilmington National Cemetery. Also to my mother, Ruthe Sublett, whom was a big part of his military service and who also is buried with him in this cemetery since March of 2018.
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Wilmington National Cemetery (NCWNCE)
2011 Market St
Wilmington, NC 28403

5,172
5,172
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Saturday, December 19, 2020
12:00 PM

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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 Wilmington 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 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

Stamp Defiance Chapter NSDAR (NC0064P)

Welcome to Stamp Defiance Chapter NSDAR! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Wilmington National 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 the wreath laying ceremony planned for 12 Noon on December 18th. Thank you so much!

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Brunswick Town Chapter NSDAR (NC0009P)

Welcome to Brunswick Town Chapter NSDAR (NC0009P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Wilmington National 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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