Wreaths Across America honor fallen veterans at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery

Wreaths Across America honor fallen veterans at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery

FORT MITCHELL, Ala. (WTVM) - An annual tradition to honor fallen veterans across the country is returning to the Chattahoochee Valley.

Fort Mitchell National Cemetery will host Wreaths Across America to remember veterans of each branch of the military, the merchant marine as well as prisoners of war and those still missing in action.

The ceremony will see wreaths placed on each soldier’s grave to honor their memory.

Visitors are welcome to bring a wreath for a veteran’s grave or help place them.

The event is beginning at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14 and is free and open to the public.

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