The volunteers of the event come from the veterans of foreign wars, the American Legion, and Albuquerque Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops.
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The president of the cemetery said the resting grounds have been around since the 1800s.
A giant wreath was also placed in memory of the “unknown dead.” Veterans Day is on Saturday, November 11.