BOUNTIFUL — American Legion Post 79 in Bountiful will set out over 1,200 crosses at the Bountiful city cemetery today, beginning at noon, in honor of deceased buried there.

Each cross will have the name of a veteran buried in the cemetery, at 2224 S. 200 West. The crosses will be arranged in alphabetical order so family members can easily locate crosses with the names of their loved ones.

The cemetery has seen approximately 60 new veteran burials in the past year.