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

Welcome to the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery 's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM, Wreaths Across America will be at Fort Sam Houston 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 Fort Sam Houston 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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Invite

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


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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery (TXFSHS)
1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd
San Antonio, TX 78209

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Saturday, December 14, 2019
11:00 AM

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Directions to Cemetery

Please come in the MAIN FRONT gate at the Ft Sam Houston National Cemetery off of Harry Wurzbach. There will be one way in the front gate and one way out, through the school gate.

 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

Due to construction at the cemetery again this year. Please stay tuned to any further instructions. Reach out to us on our facebook page....Wreaths Across America-San Antonio  or our website @

wreathsacrossamericasanantonio.com

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at {{FT Sam Houston 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.
  • 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.

Local Groups Supporting Us

WAA FT Sam Wives (TX0013)

Welcome to WAA FT Sam Wives (TX0013)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Fort Sam Houston 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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Veterans' Freedom Foundation (TX0604P)

Welcome to Veterans' Freedom Foundation (TX0604P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Fort Sam Houston 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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