The annual Christmas wreath-laying ceremony at the Pentagon Memorial will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 1:30pm. Jim Laychak, President of the Pentagon Memorial Fund and the brother of victim David Laychak, will participate in the ceremony.
Wreaths across America will hang the traditional wreaths on the Pentagon Memorial fence on Friday, December 13, 2013 at 8:45am.
Family members of September 11th victims are welcome to attend both events.
Please also note that this year’s wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery will include Section 64, where the group burial marker for those killed in the terrorist attacks on American Airlines Flight 77 and the Pentagon can be found and where several of the September 11 graves are located. The wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery is scheduled for 8:45am on Saturday, December 14, 2013. Please see our separate event notice for the Arlington National Cemetery wreath-laying.