‘Wreaths Across America’ ceremony is set for Saturday

Event will honor fallen heroes at Camas Cemetery

Area residents are invited to participate in the “Wreaths Across America” program.

A ceremony to honor fallen heroes will be held Saturday, at 11 a.m., at the Camas Cemetery, 630 N.E. Oak St.

The occasion will involve Camas-Washougal Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4278, Boy Scout Troop 565 and Cub Scout Pack 424.

The people who attend will have an opportunity to help place the sponsored wreaths on veterans’ graves.

VFW Post 4278 Adjutant Dana Difford said there are approximately 800 veterans buried at the Camas Cemetery.

Questions can be directed to Difford at 737-4822 or dgdifford@comcast.net.