Northwoods National Memorial Day Cemetery

Friends of Northwoods National Cemetery,


You are cordially invited to the following:


What:  Memorial Day Ceremony


When:  Monday, May 27th, 2024 at 2:30pm.


Where:  Northwoods National Cemetery (4520 Lakewood Road, Harshaw).


Keynote Speaker:  Josh Fennell, Chief of Research in the Europe-Mediterranean Regional Directorate at the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA).  Mr. Fennell began researching the cases of missing military personnel in 2009, and was involved in some of DPAA’s earliest World War II family updates, field work, and disinterments of unknown remains.  He has investigated air, water, and ground casualties in France, Belgium, Netherlands,  Luxembourg, Germany, England, and the United States. As a Chief of Research at DPAA, Mr. Fennell currently supports the multidisciplinary teams responsible for unresolved Service Members in the Mediterranean, North African, Central and South American, and Underwater regions.  Mr. Fennell holds a bachelor’s degree in History from the University of North Carolina and a master’s degree in American History from the University of Illinois at Chicago.


Other Pertinent Details: Bring a lawn chair. Please feel free to forward this email and to print and display the poster. Thank you.

Bryon Gleisner
Cemetery Manager

Northwoods National Cemetery

Cell Phone: 906-396-9276

Email: [email protected]

Webpage: Northwoods National Cemetery – National Cemetery Administration (