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

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

On December 18, 2021 at 11:00 am, Wreaths Across America will be at Jefferson Barracks 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 Jefferson Barracks 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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Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.

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by Roger Whiting for Indiana Whiting, Born 01/01/14, Passed On 01/01/49, Honored by Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

Indiana Belle Whiting, our great, great, grandmother. Wife of Colonel Daniel Powers Whiting. Your Whiting descendants are truly thankful for your wisdom and sacrifice. With Love - Your Whiting Family
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by Roger Whiting for Indiana Whiting, Born 01/01/14, Passed On 01/01/49, Honored by Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

Indiana Belle Whiting, our great, great, grandmother. Wife of Colonel Daniel Powers Whiting. Your Whiting descendants are truly thankful for your wisdom and sacrifice. With Love - Your Whiting Family
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (MOJBNS)
2900 Sheridan Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63125

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December 18, 2021 at 11:00 am

Kathleen Schulte, Mother Goose

Directions to Cemetery

Jefferson Barracks has limited onsite, off street parking.  When arriving in your assigned section, please be sure to limit the amount of individuals in one section to 10 or fewer.  

Parking Instructions

Off street parking is available inside Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.  Please be sure to limit the amount of volunteers to 10 or fewer in any one section. 

Wreath pickup is at the intersection of Sheridan & Boundry Roads.  It's a drive through pickup, please remain in your car for volunteers to give you your wreaths. 

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Jefferson Barracks 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

Honor Wreaths For Veterans

Welcome to Honor Wreaths For Veterans! Our location fundraising group is proud to support 11 cemeteries (9 National and 2 City Cemeteries) 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 December 18, 2021 at 11:00 am. Thank you so much!

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Friends of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (MO0135P)

Welcome to Friends of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (MO0135P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Jefferson Barracks 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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