REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Civil Air Patrol Lake Hood Cadet Squadron, PCR-AK-093, Anchorage, AK (AK0025P)'s Wreaths Across America Page.
On Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM, Civil Air Patrol Lake Hood Cadet Squadron, PCR-AK-093, Anchorage, AK (AK0025P) will be helping Fort Richardson National Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans by laying Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes.
Please help us honor and remember as many fallen heroes as possible by sponsoring remembrance wreaths, volunteering on Wreaths Day, or inviting your family and friends to attend with you.
Thank you so much for supporting the Civil Air Patrol Lake Hood Cadet Squadron, PCR-AK-093, Anchorage, AK (AK0025P) and Wreaths Across America!
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Building 58-512 Davis Hwy
Fort Richardson, AK 99505
Click here for the Fort Richardson National Cemetery Page
Directions to Cemetery
If you have Base Access (Military/Retiree ID), Exit Glenn Highway at Arctic Valley/Fort Richardson Exit. Proceed through Richardson Gate. Turn right on 6th Street, which ends at Davis Highway. Turn right on Davis Highway to Cemetery on left.
FOR THOSE WITHOUT BASE ACCESS: You must first go to the Visitor's Office at the Boniface Gate to get a Visitors Pass. Mention that you are there to visit the Cemetery. You will need a Drivers License, Vehicle Registration, and Proof of Insurance. All persons over 18 will need some form of ID. It's easiest to then get back on the Glenn Highway and enter through the Richardson Gate.
Please follow directions of the Boy Scout Volunteers. You should be directed to follow the main entrance road, Valor Drive, to Tribute Lane, where the Traffic Route should turn Left onto Tribute Lane. Please continue along the Traffic Route until directed by the Scouts to park along the sides of the road.
If you are participating in the ceremony, please speak with one of the Scout volunteers, who will direct you to the VIP Lot.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Fort Richardson 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.