2019 So Far
4,801 Wreaths Sponsored
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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Gateway Blue Star Mothers MO04 (MO0044P)'s Wreaths Across America Page. 

Gateway Blue Star Mothers are the proud Location Coordinators for Wreaths Across America at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.  

We have made it our mission to honor and remember as many heroes as possible with a remembrance wreath.  This is not possible without the help of you, the families and friends of our heroes at rest at JBNC; as well as the generous support of the Greater St. Louis Community. 

YOU can help by sponsoring a wreath (or 10!), getting your employer involved to sponsor wreaths or raising money in your community or circle of peers to help place a wreath on every single one of the 188,000 grave-sties at JBNC. 

We invite you all to come out for the Wreaths Across America Ceremony and Wreath laying on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM, at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans by laying Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes.

Thank you so much for supporting the Gateway Blue Star Mothers MO04 (MO0044P) and Wreaths Across America!


Sponsor Wreaths

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



Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.



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In Memoriam
by Gwendolyn Thompson for QUITMAN DUKES, Army, Honored by Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

MY BELOVED PARENTS thinking of you this season as all throughout the year.
In Memoriam
by Gwendolyn Thompson for QUITMAN DUKES, Army, Honored by Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

MY BELOVED PARENTS thinking of you this season as all throughout the year.
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (MOJBNS)
2900 Sheridan Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63125
Click here for the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Page


Saturday, December 14, 2019
11:00 AM

Janelle E.,Kathy S.

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

There is plenty of parking at this cemetery, so feel free to park in any available spot.

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.

Our Locations

Welcome to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (MOJBNS) and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, Saturday, December 14, 2019. 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....