Wreaths across america at Finns Point Pennsville NJ

Finns Point National Cemetery hosts Wreaths Across America Day – Photo Gallery

Above: Picture taken at Finns Point National Cemetery, one of only two national cemeteries in New Jersey.

Pennsville Twp. – On Saturday December 17th, Salem County’s Oak Tree Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution held National Wreaths Across America Day at Finns Point National Cemetery in Pennsville Twp.

The simultaneous wreath-laying ceremony took place at over 800 locations all across the country and world in honor of our country’s military veterans. Hundreds of graves at Finns Point National Cemetery were decorated with red-ribbons and wreaths for the 2016 holiday season.

Photo gallery from the event on Saturday December 17, 2016:

Wreaths across america at Finns Point Cemetery Pennsville, New Jersey

Troops gather for a photo at Finns Point National Cemetery on December 17, 2016

Wreaths across america at Finns Point Cemetery

Saluting fallen soldiers at Finns Point National Cemetery - Pennsville, NJ

 

Wreaths Across America Finns Point National Cemetery on Dec. 17, 2016

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Wreaths across america at Finns Point Cemetery

The obelisk marking the mass grave containing the remains of 2,400 Confederate soldiers from the Civil War.

Saluting fallen soldiers at Finns Point National Cemetery in Pennsville, NJ

Wreaths across america at Finns Point Cemetery

Wreaths across america at Finns Point Cemetery

Wreaths Across America Finns Point National Cemetery on Dec. 17, 2016

Wreaths Across America Finns Point National Cemetery on Dec. 17, 2016

 

 

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