Wreaths Across America annual ceremony held at Port Hudson National Cemetery
Wreaths Across America held its annual ceremony at all national military cemeteries Dec. 14. Part of the ceremonies includes laying seven wreaths for each military services and one for MIA/POW. Henry Vadnais had the honor of laying the Marine Corps' Wreath at Port Hudson National Cemetery. The wreaths are sponsored by individuals, groups, companies and corporations. The Dow Chemical Company's Louisiana Operations provided a $5,000 grant this year in the name of Dow Retirement Club veterans to Wreaths Across America. President of the Dow Retirement Club Vadnais and members were present to help place wreaths at the gravesites.