Courtesy Library of Congress
150th Anniversary of the Battle of Fort Stevens
Battleground National Cemetery Memorial Program
Sunday, July 13,2014
2:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M.
Honoring the 38 Soldiers interred on the grounds and others who made the ultimate sacrifice in the Civil War.
6625 Georgia Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20012
Did You Know?
The design for the Defenses of Washington was based on a textbook published in 1836 called A TREATISE ON FIELD FORTIFICATIONS, by Dennis Hart Mahan. Mahan was a professor of civil and military engineering at West Point.