142,000 Wreaths Laid at Arlington National Cemetery

Trucks carrying wreaths arrive at Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Remembrance Wreaths Placed At Arlington National Cemetery
ARLINGTON, VA - DECEMBER 14: in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, VA. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Trucks carrying wreaths arrive at Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Before picture of @ArlingtonNatl cemetery. Wreaths come out at 10am. Clean up Jan. 25. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
Wreaths unloaded - Mesthos Before picture of @ArlingtonNatl cemetery. Wreaths come out at 10am. Clean up Jan. 25. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
Headstones are seen marking graves at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, September 24, 2013. More than 400,000 people are buried at the cemetery, which was founded during the American Civil War. (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US-FEATURE-ARLINGTON CEMETERY
Headstones are seen marking graves at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, September 24, 2013. More than 400,000 people are buried at the cemetery, which was founded during the American Civil War. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Headstones are seen marking graves at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, September 24, 2013. More than 400,000 people are buried at the cemetery, which was founded during the American Civil War. (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Army Tech Sgt. Danielle Williams, stationed at Fort Belvoir, lays a wreath at the foot of a headstone in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit:  Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Remembrance Wreaths Placed At Arlington National Cemetery
ARLINGTON, VA - DECEMBER 14: in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, VA. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Army Tech Sgt. Danielle Williams, stationed at Fort Belvoir, lays a wreath at the foot of a headstone in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Army Tech Sgt. Danielle Williams, stationed at Fort Belvoir, looks for a headstone to lays a wreath on, in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Remembrance Wreaths Placed At Arlington National Cemetery
ARLINGTON, VA - DECEMBER 14: in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, VA. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Army Tech Sgt. Danielle Williams, stationed at Fort Belvoir, looks for a headstone to lays a wreath on, in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Marine Sgt. James Kledzik lays a wreath at the headstone of Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew R. Seidler, in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Seidler was killed January 5, 2012 at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, of injuries suffered when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Remembrance Wreaths Placed At Arlington National Cemetery
ARLINGTON, VA - DECEMBER 14: in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, VA. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Marine Sgt. James Kledzik lays a wreath at the headstone of Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew R. Seidler, in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Seidler was killed January 5, 2012 at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, of injuries suffered when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Pearl Harbor survivor returns to lay a wreath on his father's grave at @ArlingtonNatl cemetery. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
Pearl Harbor survivor - Mesthos Pearl Harbor survivor returns to lay a wreath on his father's grave at @ArlingtonNatl cemetery. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
Wreaths Across America arrive at US Naval Academy. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
Wreaths Across America arrive at Naval Academy Wreaths Across America arrive at US Naval Academy. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
I had a truly rewarding morning laying wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery on behalf of the @nationals.(Credit: @HoldenRadio)
Holden Radio - Wreath I had a truly rewarding morning laying wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery on behalf of the @nationals.(Credit: @HoldenRadio)
A wreath and minature Christmas tree sit in front of the headstone of Army Capt. Garrett C. Slaughter, in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Remembrance Wreaths Placed At Arlington National Cemetery
ARLINGTON, VA - DECEMBER 14: in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, VA. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
A wreath and minature Christmas tree sit in front of the headstone of Army Capt. Garrett C. Slaughter, in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Midshipmen lay wreaths across America at Naval Academy Cemetery.Almost 1,500 of about 2,000 markers covered. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
Midshipmen lay wreaths across America - Mesthos Midshipmen lay wreaths across America at Naval Academy Cemetery.Almost 1,500 of about 2,000 markers covered. (Credit: @GeorgeWNEW)
Wreaths lay at the foot of headstones in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Remembrance Wreaths Placed At Arlington National Cemetery
ARLINGTON, VA - DECEMBER 14: in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, VA. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Wreaths lay at the foot of headstones in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, December 14, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. Volunteers and families of the fallen placed thousands of remembrance wreaths on headstones throughout the cemetery on National Wreaths Across America Day. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
This photo went viral in 2005, bringing national attention to Wreaths Across America. (Credit: WreathsAcrossAmerica.org)
Wreaths Photo - Viral Circa 2005 This photo went viral in 2005, bringing national attention to Wreaths Across America. (Credit: WreathsAcrossAmerica.org)
Categories: Photo Galleries
View Comments

Latest Galleries

DeMaurice Smith @ DC Lottery Live
Photos: Internet Sensation Paige Spiranac (Paige Renee)
Star Wars Day At Nationals Park
New Horizons Pluto Flyby
Lucas Giolito, Trea Turner Tear Up Futures Game
Junkies' Summer Dress Party 2015
Confederate Flag Removed From S.C. Statehouse
Nats Celebrate With Chocolate Sauce
blog comments powered by Disqus