People all across the country tomorrow will be honoring men and women who have served... during the annual wreaths across america' event.
Volunteers and members of civic groups will be laying christmas wreaths on the graves of more than 100- thousand veterans nationwide.
In la crosse... 162 wreaths will be laid by civil air patrol cadets.
It's about teaching the next generation to remember that we stand on the shoulders of giants.
The things we are able to do today is because people 20 years ago, 40 years ago, 60 years ago, 100 years ago, decided to commit themselves to an idea bigger than themselves.
(edit) to recognize and thank them for what they did.
Tomorrow's wreath laying event at woodlawn cemetery in la crosse will follow a short ceremony.
The public is welcome to attend.
It starts at 11 a-m inside the cemetery's mausoleum.
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