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Exceeded by 1,308 Wreaths!
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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

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

On December 17th we will be helping to Remember and Honor our veterans by laying Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes. Volunteers are asked to visit wreathsacrossamericajacksonville.com for a detailed schedule of events for WAA day at JNC. Arrival to the cemetery begins at 8:00 am and parking is offsite. Our ceremony begins at noon and wreath placement will begin at 1:00, but arrive early!!!

Thank you so much for supporting the Jacksonville National Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

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

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Personal Message
by Joseph C. for Joseph DeBellis, Marine Corps, Serg, Born 06/18/49, Passed On 11/14/22, Honored by Jacksonville National Cemetery

Joseph DeBellis, Serg, Marine Corps
Dear Joe, I am heartbroken by your passing. I was blessed and proud to have you as my cousin. Rest easy Joe, and Merry Christmas in Heaven. Love always, Joe Carbone Semper Fi
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Memory
by Samantha Bowen for William Bowen, Air Force, Honored by Jacksonville National Cemetery

William Bowen, Air Force
In loving memory of my father CMSGT USAF and WWII vet, William J Bowen, and my always supportive mother, Margaret Bowen. I appreciate your service, support and most of all, teaching me through example the meaning of honor, integrity and patriotism. Laid to rest at Arlington national cemetery section 43 gravesite 5000.
Check out 342 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Jacksonville National Cemetery (FLJNC)
4083 Lannie Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218, United States
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December 16, 2023 at 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

Parking is offsite at the Annheuser Busch Turf Plant at the corner of Lannie and Lem Turner Roads. Shuttle buses will begin at 8:00 AM taking people from parking to JNC and back. 

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Jacksonville 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.
  • Please arrive early to allow time for offsite parking
  • The general public will begin placing wreaths at 1:00 following our WAA Ceremony
  • 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 on January 14th, 2023.

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.

Our Locations

Welcome to Jacksonville National Cemetery (FLJNC) and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 16, 2023. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort or to volunteer to help or click "Sponsor" to purchase wreaths that will be laid on the graves of our fallen heroes by our loyal volunteers....