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H&HFA Mission, ‘Wreaths Across America’ MD-1
December 12, 2015 @ 10:00 am
“Ride to Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery” 11301 Crain Hwy, Cheltenham, MD 20623.
we will meet at Old Glory Harley Davidson at 10.00am, KSU 10.30am
Details: Event will begin at Noon Dec 12 with a ceremonial wreath laying in front of the chapel honoring the fallen comrades from all the seven services(Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard, Air Force, Merchant Marines and POW/MIA). This is scripted with an honor guard, bugler and lasts about 30 minutes. Then instructions are given for the placing of wreaths on the grave sites. Depending on the number of wreaths sent to Cheltenham which have been purchased for that location we will blanket certain sections of the cemetery . This procedure starts then about 1245 and lasts until all the wreaths have been disbursed, usually finishing around 3pm.