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Exceeded by 115 Wreaths!
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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Parsons Cemetery Wreaths Across America Page. 

This year, the National Wreaths Across America Day ceremony for our location will be shared virtually on Saturday, December 19th, 2020. All sponsored and grave specific wreaths in 2020 will be placed by a small core group of volunteers. If you have special requests, please contact our volunteer Location Coordinator at jemerritt314@yahoo.com to make those arrangements.

Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. 

Thank you so much for supporting Parsons Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

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

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Crowley Will Serve as Official Puerto Rico Sponsor for Wreaths Across America

“This is an opportunity to show our thanks and appreciation for the unending contributions and sacrifices of those who have served our country along with their families in Puerto Rico and beyond.”...

Wreaths Across America's Kid's Corner Presents Remmer Machamer in Texas

For the past few years, Remmer has raised wreath sponsorships the old-fashioned way, going door-to-door with an earnest sales pitch but this year, he’s concerned about the impact Coronavirus will have on that effort....

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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Parsons Cemetery (MDPACS)
912 N. Division St
Salisbury, MD 21801

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National Wreaths Across America Day

Carol S.,Jeff M.,Rick F.

Directions to Cemetery

Procession from Main Gate to Ceremonial Area

Maryland Veterans of Foreign Wars’ Honor Guard, escorting the

Wreaths carried by the Vintage Army Truck, accompanied by Veterans and Community Members

Welcoming Remarks

 Jeff Merritt, Operation We Care, Sponsor

Rick Fahey, Chair, Parsons Cemetery Advisory Committee, Host

Pledge of Allegiance

National Anthem -  

Official National Wreaths Across America Day Ceremony

Moment of Silence

Honor Guard Posts Colors

Opening Remarks

Honor Guard Wreath Laying

Closing Remarks

Guest Speaker 

 

Veteran Wreath Laying, Volunteers

Closing Remarks

Honor Guard Retires Colors

TAPS


Parking Instructions

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

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Parsons Cemetery.

This year, the National Wreaths Across America Day ceremony for our location will be shared virtually on Saturday, December 19th, 2020. All sponsored and grave specific wreaths in 2020 will be placed by a small core group of volunteers. If you have special requests, please contact our volunteer Location Coordinator at jemerritt314@yahoo.com to make those arrangements.

Local Groups Supporting Us

Operation We Care (MD0475)

Welcome to Operation We Care (MD0475)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Parsons 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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Samuel Chase DAR (MD0445P)

Welcome to Samuel Chase DAR (MD0445P)! Samuel Chase Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution is proud to support Parsons 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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