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

Welcome to the NWCA Peninsula Norfolk #91's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On 15 December 2019 at 12:00 pm 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 NWCA Peninsula Norfolk #91 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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In Honor Of
by Maribel B. for James W. Beckwith, III, Navy, Honored by Hampton National Cemetery

Son, I am so proud of you and the choice you made to protect our freedoms. May God keep you safe always and shower you with abundant blessings. Love Mom!
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In Honor Of
by Maribel B. for James W. Beckwith, III, Navy, Honored by Hampton National Cemetery

Son, I am so proud of you and the choice you made to protect our freedoms. May God keep you safe always and shower you with abundant blessings. Love Mom!
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Hampton National Cemetery (VAHNCV)
Hampton National Cemetery
Cemetery Rd At Marshall Ave
Hampton, VA 23669
Click here for the Hampton National Cemetery Page

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Saturday, December 19, 2020
12:00 PM

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Directions to Cemetery

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Hampton National Cemetery located at  

Cemetery Road, Hampton, VA 23666

(Use entrance via the Hampton University main gate)

Wreath preparation: 8:30 am - 11:30am

Ceremony and Wreath Laying 11:45 am.

(Ceremony begins promptly at 12:00 pm. rain or shine!!!)

From Interstate Highway I-64, take exit 267 (Hampton University exit) and turn left onto US-60W/VA-143W (Settlers Landing Road) toward Hampton University. Turn left onto Tyler Street (also known as William R. Harvey Way) at the entrance to Hampton University. Proceed to Cemetery Road (approximately .4 miles) and turn left. You will pass through a Hampton University security check point. Cemetery is located straight ahead.  


Parking Instructions

There is plenty of parking on the campus of Hampton University.

Please follow the parking directions of the Hampton University Police at the main gate and of the uniformed troops directing traffic. 

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Hampton 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 Hampton National Cemetery's page and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, Saturday, December 19, 2020. 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....