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

Welcome to the MD0021P - Washington Metro Area Navy Nurse Corps Association (WMANNCA)'s Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), MD0021P - Washington Metro Area Navy Nurse Corps Association (WMANNCA) will be helping United States Naval Academy 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 MD0021P - Washington Metro Area Navy Nurse Corps Association (WMANNCA) 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.

Volunteer

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

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David S. Osterhout USAF LCol.

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In Memory Of for CAPT Owen Thorp, Navy, Honored by United States Naval Academy Cemetery

In memory of CAPT Owen Thorp III, USN, whose indomitable spirit lives on all those who he touched through the course of his life. He was a person of faith, and lived life serving others.

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Location Information

MDUSNA - United States Naval Academy Cemetery
United States Naval Academy Cemetery
291 Wood Road
Annapolis, MD 21402, United States
Click here for the United States Naval Academy Cemetery Page

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December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Carol Turman

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

Parking is limited and you will need to park in town and walk on. please carry drivers license to gain excess to the academy grounds through the gate. If you have Military ID you may drive on, As long as the parking spot is not marked "reserved" fill free to park. If you have any questions please contact me at 443-336-6541 (carol)

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at the United States Naval Academy. 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.
  • Parking is limited and only those with a DOD ID will be able to access the "yard" by car. If walking on please have drivers license with you to show gate guard upon entry. 

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

MDUSNA - United States Naval Academy Cemetery

Welcome to MDUSNA - United States Naval Academy Cemetery and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, Friday December 1, 2023 09:00 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.

ARLING - Arlington National Cemetery

Welcome to the Wreaths Across America location page for Arlington National Cemetery. As one of the largest veteran cemeteries in the United States, the goal of placing a wreath on every marker is lofty. Our volunteers are committed to Remembering and Honoring our nation’s veterans through the laying of wreaths on the graves of our country’s fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each veteran aloud. Please help Wreaths Across America reach our goal by sponsoring a veteran's wreath and register to join us on December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Beginning at 8:00 AM) as we place the veterans' wreaths.