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Staunton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

United States National Military Cemetery - Staunton

 
 
United States National Military Cemetery - Staunton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, March 5, 2009
1. United States National Military Cemetery - Staunton Marker
Inscription.
United States
National Military Cemetery
Staunton.
Established 1867.
Internments 753.
Known 232.
Unknown 521.

 
Erected 1867.
 
Location. 38° 8.416′ N, 79° 2.902′ W. Marker is in Staunton, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Richmond Avenue (U.S. 250). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Staunton VA 24401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Great Indian Warrior Trading Path (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Settler's Grave (approx. 0.6 miles away); Avenue of Trees (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Barger House (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind (approx. 0.9 miles away); Birthplace of Woodrow Wilson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Woodrow Wilson Birthplace (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Birthplace of Woodrow Wilson (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Staunton.
 
Also see . . .  More than names in stone: Union soldiers in Staunton National Cemetery. (Submitted on March 20, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
United States National Military Cemetery - Staunton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, March 5, 2009
2. United States National Military Cemetery - Staunton Marker
The plaque is mounted on a 32-pounder Seacoast Gun, Pattern of 1829.
Staunton National Cemetery - National Register of Historic Places marker Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, March 5, 2009
3. Staunton National Cemetery - National Register of Historic Places marker
Entrance plaque, Staunton National Cemeter Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, March 5, 2009
4. Entrance plaque, Staunton National Cemeter
Entrance plaque, Staunton National Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, March 5, 2009
5. Entrance plaque, Staunton National Cemetery
Meigs Style House located at the Staunton National Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, March 5, 2009
6. Meigs Style House located at the Staunton National Cemetery
Entrance sign to the Staunton National Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, March 5, 2009
7. Entrance sign to the Staunton National Cemetery
 

 
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