Thomas McGibney serves in a color guard during a Veterans Day ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 in Montpelier, Vt. Across the nation, Americans are commemorating Veterans Day with parades, wreath-laying ceremonies, monument dedications and other events. McGibney is an Army veteran who served during the Vietnam war. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot)

Toby Talbot

The American Legion Auxiliary Oro Valley Unit 132 is participating in Wreaths Across America 2013 National Remembrance Ceremony, in which wreaths will be placed Dec. 14 on veterans’ graves around the country.

The group is seeking donations to buy 800 wreaths, which cost $15 each. For information on donating, visit online. The deadline is Nov. 30.

Contact reporter Phil Villarreal at or 573-4130.