The Memorial is approximately 20 by 32 feet, with the monument 8 feet wide and 7 feet high.
Walls: The walls are three feet high with two walkways entering the Memorial. Unlike most Memorials where you walk up to a monument and read a plaque, at this Memorial you are inside the walls. It is like you are on hallowed ground. There is a certain sanctity to it.
Fountain: The fountain adds tranquilitythere is something about trickling water.
Evergreen: The corners have some evergreen shrubs. The evergreen represents everlasting life, that we will not forget our fallen and departed comrades.
Benches: There are four benches inside the walls. This allows some easy solitude if someone desires to just sit and ponder.
Lights: There is lighting to provide for safety and security.
Flags: There are three flags. The American flag, the state of Michigan flag, and the POW/MIA flag.
Monument: It has the recessed section for the plaque. The black granite plaque has a light above it and is etched with the names of those from Ontonagon County who paid the supreme sacrifice for our country.