Wreaths Across America at Chalmette National Historic Battlefield

Pictured just prior to the event are: Tricia Zvonek, Faith Moran, Fay Champagne, Gayle Farrell, Christyn Elliott, Kay Alpaugh, Stephanie Siegwald, Ann Bellard, Malina Geautreaux, Martha Bauman and Hattie McElroy.

The Francois de Lery Chapter, NSDAR, coordinated the annual Wreaths Across America Program at Chalmette National Cemetery with newly appointed Superintendent Chuck Hunt in attendance. A huge crowd took part in placing wreaths along the cemetery roadway. Pictured are members of the Francois de Lery, Oliver Pollock and Vieux Carre’ Chapters just prior to the event. Also taking part in the event were the Reverend Bryan of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, The Brother Martin High School Color Guard and Trumpeters, The Pontchartrain Squadron Civil Air Patrol LA093, and Young Marines as well as many other businesses, organizations, and citizens.