REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the 186th Composite Squadron, CAP (CT0129P)'s Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm, 186th Composite Squadron, CAP (CT0129P) will be helping Col Raymond F. Gates Memorial 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 186th Composite Squadron, CAP (CT0129P) and Wreaths Across America!
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by Soncerae Cipriano
by Soncerae Cipriano
392 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Click here for the Col Raymond F. Gates Memorial Cemetery Page
Directions to Cemetery
Navigation systems do an adequate job finding 393 West Street, Rocky Hill. A well known landmark adjacent to the cemetery is Dinosaur Park. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs for parking. You will be directed to the site of the ceremony itself.
Parking InstructionsNavigation systems do an adequate job finding 393 West Street, Rocky Hill. A well known landmark adjacent to the cemetery is Dinosaur Park. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs for parking. You will be directed to the site of the ceremony itself.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Col Raymond F. Gates Memorial 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.