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St. Elizabeths Hospital Civil War Cemetery

 
 
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April 2, 2019
1. St. Elizabeths Hospital Civil War Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Founded during the Civil War for wounded soldiers that died on the St. Elizabeths Campus during and after the Civil War. This small cemetery houses the remains of some 300 Civil War dead, both Confederate and Union, Black and White. When the foliage of the local forest subsides in winter, the cemetery is visible from a considerable distance, since the white headstones are placed in the form of a cross.
 
Erected 1992 by U.S. Public Health Service, Department of Health and Human Services.
 
Location. 38° 51.288′ N, 77° 0.204′ W. Marker is in St. Elizabeths, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue Southeast south of Pomeroy Road Southeast, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2701 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20032, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Elizabeths Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Giesboro Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); History of St. Elizabeths Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles
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April 2, 2019
2. St. Elizabeths Hospital Civil War Cemetery Marker
Marker is on the cemetery's boundary wall on the grounds of St. Elizabeths.
away); Redevelopment of St. Elizabeths (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Curative Powers of Nature (approx. 0.4 miles away); Grandpapa's Farm (approx. half a mile away); T-28 Trojan (approx. half a mile away); Hillsdale (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Elizabeths.
 
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April 2, 2019
3. St. Elizabeths Hospital Civil War Cemetery
 
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