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Volunteers lay wreaths on the graves of veterans at national cemeteries

Courtesy of Alex Paz

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – Saturday veterans, veterans organizations and volunteers laid Christmas wreaths on the graves at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. The event was held across the country laying wreaths at the gravesite of military veterans.

More than 700,000 wreaths were laid at more than 1,400 hundred locations across the country.