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Wreaths Across America Connecticut State Veterans Cemetery Event

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State Veterans Cemetery

317 Bow Lane

Middletown, CT 06457

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The Middletown Wreaths Across America Event, Wreaths Across America Connecticut State Veterans Cemetery Event Will take place at the State Veterans Cemetery, 317 Bow Lane, Middletown, on December 16. The Ceremony commences at noon sharp and is followed by Volunteer wreath placement of wreaths sponsored by individuals, local businesses, and local organizations. Your sponsorship is greatly needed!

The Ceremony includes:

  • Posting of Colors

  • The National Anthem

  • Blessing of the wreaths

  • Welcoming remarks

  • Ceremonial wreath placement for six Service Branches, POW & MIA.

  • Memorial flypast

  • Guest speakers

  • Rifle Honors Detail

  • Taps

  • Retirement of Colors

  • Volunteer wreath placement Instructions.

The event is hosted by Royal Charter Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol, US Air Force Auxiliary, in cooperation with Connecticut Veterans Affairs. The event is held annually, on National Wreaths Across America Day, in honor of and in remembrance of the 9500 Fallen Veterans who are interred at Middletown, and in honor of all Veterans, Active Duty Service Members and Gold Star Families, for their service and or sacrifice.

YOUR HELP AND SPONSORSHIP IS GREATLY NEEDED !!

PLEASE Sponsor with a credit or debit card today!

The Official Royal Charter Composite Squadron, Wreaths Across America online wreath sponsorship payment portal is secure and is specific to the State Veterans Cemetery, and is hosted by the official event coordinator.

https://wreaths.fastport.com/donateLocation.html?page=19149&relate=14776

Sponsor by check or money order.

The “mail in” Wreaths Across America sponsorship form, specific to the State Veterans Cemetery, may be copied and distributed in paper form or electronically transmitted. This form insures that wreaths sponsored by check or money order are credited to the State Veterans Cemetery.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2G5zZ5TKAIuUHNCOHdWUEwzMzA/view?usp=drivesdk

The event pamphlet provides more event details and can be downloaded, printed and shared via email or social media. It contains information as well as links.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2G5zZ5TKAIuRWxsdE1HNkV4OFU/view?usp=drivesdk

The event Facebook Page can be viewed in your browser, with or without logging in or having a Facebook account. The Event Facebook page is the Event’s information portal. All information regarding the Wreaths Across America event at the State Veterans Cemetery is posted.

https://www.facebook.com/Wreaths.Across.America.Connecticut.EventLocations/

The official Wreaths Across America page for the State Veterans Cemetery, where volunteers may sign up, sponsor wreaths and view details.

https://wreaths.fastport.com/donateLocation.html?page=14776&relate=19149

Please join us on December 16 and begin today helping us reach our goal of 9500 Veterans Wreaths in remembrance and in honor of 9500 Fallen Heroes, Veterans, Active Duty Service Members and Gold Star Families. Please share this information.


For more information contact the Event Coordinator:

Capt Joseph Sanborn, CAP

Royal Charter Composite Squadron

269 Maxim Rd, Hartford, CT 06114

Email: joesanborn@msn.com

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Middletown, CT 06457

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