Heroes Buried Here

Marble epitaphs stand like soldiers in formation. They honor our heros who made the ultimate sacrifice in war. From Andersonville to Yorktown, the National Park Service manages 14 national cemeteries. Conceived during the Civil War, cemeteries intern our fellow Americans. Connect to the places, people stories, and meaning of burial sites—known and unknown.

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Last updated: September 22, 2017