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Wreaths Across America at New Bern National Cemetery

Wreaths Across America - New Bern NC
Wreaths Across America is a program which has grown from humble roots of placing wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery during the holiday season to a full-blown year-round operation encompassing over 1,600 cemeteries around the world.  In New Bern, this will be the 9th year to participate in the Wreaths Across America program, which commences on […]
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Homecoming for Korean War Hero Missing In Action

A Hero's Homecoming
WASHINGTON D.C. – The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced that Army Cpl. Stephen P. Nemec, 21, of Cleveland, Ohio, killed during the Korean War, has been accounted for. On Friday, June 28, 2019, Cpl. Nemec will be flown into Raleigh-Durham International Airport and then transported to New Bern, NC where he will be received by […]
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Memorial Day Ceremony 2019

Memorial Day
New Bern, NC – The Craven County Veteran’s Council and the New Bern National Cemetery celebrates Memorial Day, May 27th to honor veterans that served our country in times of war and peace. The ceremony will commence at 11 a.m. at the New Bern National Cemetery, 1711 National Avenue. The Memorial Day program will consist […]
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Memorial Day Weekend 2018

Memorial Day
Point of interest: As a nation we celebrate two holidays honoring veterans. Memorial Day (we horror the fallen) and Veteran’s Day (we honor living veterans) Remembrances Day – May 26th (Saturday morning) 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Sponsor: Girl Scouts Enchanting Waters Service Unit, New Bern supported by local Boy Scouts Troops. Location: New Bern […]
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