November 11, 2020:
NLUS Vallejo's adopts sea cadet unit, the O'Kane Division did not let the pandemic stop them from serving their veterans community on Veterans Day. They provided Color Guard for a special ceremony held at the newly restored Mare Island Cemetery. (the cadets can be seen at the :24 mark).
Click here to see KPIX Channel 5's coverage.
SEPTEMBER 2020: The Vallejo Council of the Navy League has adopted the Mare Island Navy Cemetery with Wreaths Across America at the same time as the Wreaths are being placed at Arlington National Cemetery. (click here to read all about it)
The Vallejo City Council today presented a Proclamation to the Navy League Vallejo Council (electronically) for our part honoring sailors buried at Mare Island Naval Cemetery. The Memorial Day event will be at 10 am with some restrictions for virus protections.
We have also adopted the Mare Island Naval Cemetery for Wreaths Across America to sell wreaths which we will place on the grave sites at Christmas time. (Dec 12 2020)
How to purchase Wreaths online through the direct link to your page
· Navy League of the United States - Vallejo Council
· Group ID: CA0567P
· Location Name: Mare Island Naval Cemetery
· Location ID: CAMARE