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

Welcome to the Spring Grove Veterans Cemetery 's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm, Wreaths Across America will be at Spring Grove Veterans 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 Spring Grove Veterans 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.


What is Flag Day?

In the heat of battle, surrounded by dust, smoke, and other chaotic distractions, soldiers needed a sign to keep them united – the flag was that sign....

What's Your Why? Volunteer Spotlight on Dennis Mills

"It’s grown, and every year, we have about four hundred people who come out for the ceremony. It’s phenomenal and a testament to this program and how people really get behind it. It's incredible when people come out of the woodwork to do what they can to help.”...

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In Memoriam for Peter Conetta, Navy, Machinist's Mate Third Class V6 USNR, Served From 1942 to 1946, Born 08/09/22, Passed On 06/27/21, Honored by Spring Grove Veterans Cemetery

Peter S. Conetta proudly served the United States of America in the U.S. Navy during World War II aboard the U.S.S. Ormsby. He was a devoted son, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and a very loyal friend. Peter was a hardworking, humble man. He touched the lives of everyone he met in life. He is very much missed and may God bless you and keep you!
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In Honor Of
"God Bless America," that's what Dad would have wanted us to say. In loving memory of Tim Wysocki, proud US Navy Veteran, and loving and devoted husband and father. Always in our hearts.
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Spring Grove Veterans Cemetery (CTSGVD)
41 Hecker Avenue
Darien, CT 06820

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December 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm

John Carter

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 Spring Grove 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

Darien VFW #6933 (CT0007P)

Welcome to Darien VFW #6933 (CT0007P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Spring Grove 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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Darien Cub Scout Packs 55 & 56 (CT0114P)

Welcome to Darien Cub Scout Packs 55 & 56 (CT0114P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Spring Grove 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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