The Guardians of the National Cemetery is a non-profit group which exists exclusively to preserve and support the Washington Crossing National Cemetery. They may be best known for their Washington Crossing Honor Guard whose members are certified in the rendering of Military Funeral Honors. Since beginning in 2010, the Honor Guard has participated in over 7,000 military funerals, and in spite of all military conditions, have never missed a mission.
The Guardians of the National Cemetery, a locally-based volunteer organization, exists in order to preserve and support the Washington Crossing National Cemetery in Bucks County on behalf of the veterans of the Armed Services of the USA (http://www.guardiansofthenationalcemetery.org/index.html).
On Monday, May 26th at 11:00am, a Memorial Day observance will be conducted at the Washington Crossing National Cemetery in Newtown.
In addition to honoring the dead of all American wars, the ceremonies, hosted by the Guardians of the National Cemetery, will be honoring veterans and thanking their families for the freedom they and all veterans have secured for us through many generations of valiant service to the county.
The ceremonies will begin sharply at 11:00am, and are expected to last approximately 45 minutes.