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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Wreaths Across America at Ft Mitchell National Cemetery (AL0007)'s Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 16, 2023 at 12:00 pm, Wreaths Across America at Ft Mitchell National Cemetery (AL0007) will be helping Fort Mitchell National Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans by laying Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes.

Please help us honor and remember as many fallen heroes as possible by sponsoring remembrance wreaths, volunteering on Wreaths Day, or inviting your family and friends to attend with you.

Thank you so much for supporting the Wreaths Across America at Ft Mitchell National Cemetery (AL0007) and Wreaths Across America!

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by DaMonica Cannon for John Cannon, Army, MSG, Born 02/16/53, Passed On 04/07/19, Honored by Fort Mitchell National Cemetery

John Cannon, MSG, Army
In remembrance of our dad, MSG John Lewis Cannon, Jr., February 16, 1953 - April 7, 2019. “He Served with Pride”
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In the Name Of for Douglas Tucker , Army, Honored by Fort Mitchell National Cemetery

Douglas Tucker , Army
CW3-Ret and Mrs Douglas G Tucker. Missing you mom and dad this and every day. We love you!
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Fort Mitchell National Cemetery (ALFMNF)
553 Highway 165
Fort Mitchell, AL 36856, United States
Click here for the Fort Mitchell National Cemetery Page

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December 16, 2023 at 12:00 pm

Karrie Schwerin, Lisa Hettinger, Lyn Johnson

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs to the site of the ceremony parking. Parking will be near the cemetery.

Parking Instructions

There is plenty of parking at this cemetery, so feel free to park in any available spot.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery.

#########CEREMONY PARKING#########

## NO PARKING INSIDE THE CEMETERY ##

WE NEED THE ENTIRE LOOP OF THE CEMETERY FREE OF CARS SO THE TRUCKS CAN UNLOAD ALL THE WREATHS.

YOU ALL DID OF WONDERFUL JOB OF DONATING!!

PARKING WILL BE NEXT DOOR AT THE NATIVE HERITAGE CENTER, THE SENIOR CENTER (540 HWY 165), AND MT OLIVE ELEMENTARY (454 HWY 165)

WE HAVE 3 CHURCH BUSES AND A PASSENGER VAN TO SHUTTLE EVERYONE INTO THE CEMETERY.

PLEASE BE PATIENT WITH THE DRIVERS AS THEY ARE DONATING THEIR TIME TO HELP YOU AND US!!!

Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome.

  • Please help ensure that all participants get the opportunity to place a wreath.
  • Please follow the location coordinators instructions on where to place wreaths, as well as "how" they should be placed.
  • We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean-up. Please check in with the location coordinator if you are interested in helping with the clean-up.

The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for supporting us!


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Welcome to Fort Mitchell National Cemetery (ALFMNF) and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 16, 2023. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort or to volunteer to help or click "Sponsor" to purchase wreaths that will be laid on the graves of our fallen heroes by our loyal volunteers....