REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the American Legion Post 46 (NC0180P)'s Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 18 at 12:00 pm, 2021, American Legion Post 46 (NC0180P) will be helping New Bern National 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 American Legion Post 46 (NC0180P) and Wreaths Across America!
1711 National Ave
New Bern, NC 28560
Click here for the New Bern National Cemetery Page
Directions to Cemetery
The cemetery is located on National Avenue, parking is an issue, so please allow yourself time.
Parking InstructionsPlease do not park in the cemetery, the lane will be not be accessible for traffic or parking. The small city lot next to the cemetery fills up quickly. There is parking adjacent to the baseball fields. We will NOT be running buses this year.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at New Bern National Cemetery. Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.
This year, the National Wreaths Across America Day ceremony for our location will be held virtually on Saturday, December 19th, 2020. We are making necessary modifications to our ceremony plans and laying of veteran wreaths to ensure the safety of all who attend and participate. Our virtual ceremony can be viewed online at https://www.facebook.com/wreathsacrossamericanewbern.
All sponsored wreaths in 2020 will be placed throughout the day on December 19th by registered volunteers. To join us in laying veteran wreaths, please sign up for a specific time slot by clicking the red Volunteer button.
Masks, gloves, and social distancing are required.
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.