In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday the Administration office of the NHSVC will be closed and there will be no scheduled interments on Monday, January 21, 2019. The Grave Locator, cemetery grounds and public restrooms will be open to the public during the daylight hours.
Wreath pick-up is schedule for Saturday, January 5, 2019 @ 10:00AM at the NH State Veterans Cemetery. Volunteers are welcome to stop by and help us collect the wreaths. If you want to keep a wreath or other holiday item, please collect it prior to January 5th.
This event could possibly be cancelled due to weather. You are encouraged to call us Friday afternoon to confirm it is still happening. 603-796-2026
The NH State Veterans Cemetery Director, Shawn P. Buck, reports there were 62 burials place during the month of December 2018.
The Blue Star Mothers of New Hampshire are again sponsoring the placing of wreaths on graves on Saturday, December 15, 2018 starting at 10:30am.
Instead of designating specific sections, this year wreaths will be placed approximately every third headstone so that the whole cemetery will have wreaths displayed. To ensure your loved one's headstone receives a wreath, we recommend placing your own wreath before the 15th.
If you want your wreath back, please pick it up before January 2, 2019!
For more information, go to their website https://www.bluestarmothersofnh.org/WreathsBoscawen.html
Immediately following the wreath laying will be the WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA ceremony at NOON in the Cemetery Chapel. This event is hosted by the NH Civil Air Patrol.
If you come earlier to put wreaths on graves, please plan to stay.
Before this ceremony be sure to grab a hot drink or snack in the Maintenance Building.
The NH State Veterans Cemetery Director, Shawn P. Buck, reports there were 59 burials placed during the month of November 2018.
We will be picking up the flags from the gravesites this Thursday, November 15th at 1:00pm and would welcome any volunteers who would like to help.
Please keep in mind this is weather dependent (flags can't be wet), so if it rains Wednesday or Thursday, please check with us first to see if it is still happening. 603-796-2026 ext. 101.
Volunteers please report to the maintenance building for 1:00pm to receive instructions.
Thank you for your help!
The NH State Veterans Cemetery Director, Shawn P. Buck, reports there were 114 burials placed during the month of October 2018.
We will be putting the flags out at the gravesites on Thursday, November 8th at 1:00PM and we are always looking for volunteers to help out.
If you would like to help please report to our maintenance building for 1:00PM. This event is rain or shine.
The Department of NH, American Legion (AL) and staff of the State Veterans Cemetery cordially invites you to attend Veterans Day Ceremony commencing at 11:00AM, Sunday November 11th at 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, NH 03303
Seating is limited so you are encouraged to bring a lawn chair for your comfort. Ceremony normally runs for one hour.
PLEASE plan to arrive about 10:30 to avoid traffic back-up and time to park and walk.