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  1. Who do I contact to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns?
    School and civic organizations who want to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown are required to make a request in writing on organizational letterhead to:

    Arlington National Cemetery
    Attn: Public Wreath Ceremonies
    Arlington, VA 22211

    Indicate on the outside of the envelope that it is a "wreath-laying request." The letter should include:
    • when group is visiting
    • group scheduling limitations
    • complete contact information in case further questions arise

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