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Wreaths Across America event at Nashville National Cemetery

December 16, 2023

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM CST

Nashville Platoon

Event overview

We are excited to share an incredible volunteering opportunity with you. The Mission Continues Nashville Service Platoon is participating in an event you wouldn't want to miss! You are invited to join PLT615 as we unite to honor our fellow veterans at the upcoming Wreaths Across America event. This event, scheduled for December 16, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at the Nashville National Cemetery, is more than just a gathering; it's a solemn occasion to embody the core values of The Mission Continues. We will REMEMBER those who've made the ultimate sacrifice, HONOR those who've served, and TEACH the next generation the profound value of Freedom. The importance of this event cannot be overstated. It's a proud tribute to the brave men and women who've served our nation and impacted our community. By joining hands and laying wreaths, we can create a legacy of service our citizens will be proud of. Let's rally our spirits and invite our loved ones to make this event an unforgettable tribute. The Mission Continues is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to empowering veterans to continue their service, and this event is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the organization and its mission. To better understand what to expect, we will lay hundreds of wreaths and honor 36,000 of our Nashville neighbors who served and are now laid to rest. We encourage everyone to attend, especially veterans, as your presence matters, your actions matter, and your unity matters. Let's stand united and make our presence felt by paying tribute to the brave souls who've served our nation and impacted our community. Let's make this event a profound and memorable experience. Here are some things to remember about the ceremony: -Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome. -Please help ensure that all participants can place a wreath. -Please follow instructions on where and how to place wreaths. -We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean up.


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What To Wear

TMC blues;Business casual;Cold weather;Casual (nice jeans, etc.)


Handicap Parking available

What to Bring

Volunteer Spirit! Bring a positive and respectful attitude as they participate in this meaningful event.

Who's Invited

Kids (under 13)
Adults (21+)
Seniors (55+)
Adults (18+)

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When and where


December 16, 2023


10:00 AM - 12:30 PM (CST)


Nashville National Cemetery

1420 Gallatin Pike S.
Madison, TN

Parking Information

Free parking on-site

- Parking: Park along the road in the rear, following the flags set up for the ceremony. Please park as close to the side as possible, leaving room for a vehicle to get around you but off the grass. - Navigation: Navigation systems do an adequate job of finding the cemetery. - Ceremony location: The ceremony is at the back of the cemetery. Follow the road to the rear of the cemetery and look for the flags set up for the ceremony. - Arrival time: We recommend arriving around 10-10:30 a.m., so you have time to park and walk to the ceremony site. - Ceremony start time: The ceremony begins at 11 a.m. sharp. Please plan accordingly.

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