Memorial Wreaths

memorial wreaths at gettysburg national cemetery
On Friday, November 30th, the graves of over 1,600 Veterans in the Gettysburg National Cemetery will be adorned with special Christmas Wreaths. The volunteers for this project will meet at 8:00 AM on November 30th at the Giant Food Store parking lot on Route 30/York Road in Gettysburg, where they will tie the bows on the wreaths. At 1:00, they will gather at the Taneytown Road entrance to the Cemetery and begin to place the wreaths.

The holiday wreath placement is an initiative of the Sgt Mac Foundation, begun by the parents of Marine Corps Sergeant and Gettysburg native Eric McColley, who was killed in the line of duty in 2006. The Sgt Mac Foundation welcomes your support and attendance in this commemorative undertaking.

To volunteer, please contact Stan Clark at 717-337-1728 or

Contributions can be made via PayPal, or made out to the SGT MAC FOUNDATION and mailed to:

Stan Clark

915 Fairview Avenue

Gettysburg, PA  17325


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