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

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

On December 18 at 10:00 am, 2021, Wreaths Across America will be at Fort Bliss 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 Fort Bliss 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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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.


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In Memoriam
by Elisa C. for Jose Abeytia, Sr., Army, PVT, Born 08/13/98, Passed On 10/28/65, Honored by Fort Bliss National Cemetery

Dear Grandfather and Grandmother, It has been many years, but I still remember the warmth of your home. I remember the love you had for us all. We love and miss you. Rest in peace.
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In Memoriam
by Elisa C. for Jose Abeytia, Jr., Army, PFC, Born 03/14/28, Passed On 07/17/80, Honored by Fort Bliss National Cemetery

Uncle Jose, You were always there for me and I will never forget your kindness. We never got a chance to say goodbye and wish I had reached out more often. I love and miss you. You have not been forgotten. Rest in peace uncle.
Check out 314 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Fort Bliss National Cemetery (TXFBNF)
5200 Fred Wilson Blvd
Fort Bliss, TX 79916

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December 18 at 10:00 am, 2021

Debbie Torres , DIANE REARDON

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs for parking and to the site of the ceremony itself.

Parking Instructions

Please follow directions to park as the traffic direction may be different for this event. There is also parking available across the street.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Fort Bliss 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

El Paso Composite Squadron SWR TX 215 (TX0009P)

Welcome to El Paso Composite Squadron SWR TX 215 (TX0009P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Fort Bliss 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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Wreaths Across America - Operation Deploy Your Dress

Operation Deploy Your Dress is honored to support Wreaths Across America to honor our Veterans during the holiday season. We are specifically asking for wreaths for the Veteran cemeteries on or near the posts where ODYD is located: Ft. Bliss, TX; Ft. Eustis, VA; JBLM, WA; Ft. Benning, GA; Ft. Stewart, GA; Ft. Irwin, CA; Ft. Carson, Co; Ft Hood, TX; Ft. Drum, NY; Ft Rucker, AL; Ft Bragg, NC and Arlington Cemetery.

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