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Veterans to be honored in Wreaths Across America Day

Society President Katie Twibell and members Fiona, Verity and Leila Sullivan place wreaths at the 2009 ceremony. (Source: Wreaths Across America) Society President Katie Twibell and members Fiona, Verity and Leila Sullivan place wreaths at the 2009 ceremony. (Source: Wreaths Across America)

GLENNVILLE, GA (WTOC) - Veterans will be honored as part of the Wreaths Across America Day on Dec. 11.

The Bonaventure Society, Children of the American Revolution, will conduct a Wreaths Across America ceremony for the third year at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Glennville. 

They will be assisted by Effingham County High School JROTC cadets under the leadership of Major Danny Burgstiner and by buglers from Bugles Across America. 

Specially designated wreaths for the Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine, and POW/MIA will be placed on memorials during the ceremony, which will be coordinated simultaneously at over 500 participating locations all across the country.

Those who would like to sponsor a wreath or would like more information about this event, can contact Bonaventure Society Senior President Elaine Lester at 912.925.9544. 

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