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Photographer: Allen C. Browne
Taken: November 29, 2013
Caption: Graves at Arlington
Additional Description: By the end of June 1864 over 2,600 soldiers had been buried on the grounds of the estate. By the end of the Civil War 17,000 graves surrounded Arlington. This illustration portrays the idea of these graves surrounding the house however the only graves near the house then are those in front of you.Close-up of image on marker
Submitted: December 11, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Database Locator Identification Number: p262263
File Size: 1.989 Megabytes
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