Cemetery Overview
The Fort McClellan Post Cemetery originally supported the once large and active Fort McClellan Army Post which unfortunately closed in 1999 due to the Base Realignment and Closure process. Despite this closure the cemetery has continued to remain active and a regular stop for many visitors to the area. The cemetery, with its notable entryway arches and beautiful setting within the landscape, pays homage to the hero's who have been interred there. It has remained an active part of the community regularly visited by boy scout groups and Wreaths Across America.


One Cemetery Responsible Official from Anniston Army Depot, located in the state of Alabama, provides oversight and administrative support for all cemetery operations. Grounds maintenance for the Fort McClellan cemetery is performed through a privately contracted company with oversee provide by the Anniston Army Depot Directorate of Public Works. The Fort McClellan cemetery falls underneath the responsibility of Anniston Army Depot Garrison Command and the United States Army material Command (AMC)

Visit Our Cemetery
When the cemetery is open there are generally no staff members present. The cemetery is located outside the grounds of any Army installation which relieves visitors from needing to request gate access before departing. There is limited paved side-road parking available on the grounds cemetery's. The cemetery is wheelchair-accessible.


The cemetery is open to the public daily from dawn till dusk.
Established: 1918 
First Recorded Interment: 6/21/1918 
Location:  162 Goode Rd, Anniston, AL 36205 
Burials:  441 (U.S. Military Personnel; Civilians) 
Columbarium:  No 
Acres:  0.9 acres 
Status:  Open to subsequent interments only 
Last Interment/Inurnment:  6/23/2012 
To get to the cemetery from Interstate 20 take exit 188 ramp right for US-431 North toward Oxford / McClellan / Anniston. Turn left onto US 431 / Leon Smith Pkwy / Golden Springs Road. Turn right onto Iron Mountain Road. Turn right onto Summerall Gate Rd. Turn/Stay left until you reach Baltzell Gate Rd. Turn right on 10th St. Continue straight until you reach Goode Rd. Continue on Goode Rd. until you see the cemetery on your right.
Cemetery Responsible Official
Anniston Army Depot, Directorate of Public Works

7 Frankford Ave, Anniston, AL 36201