Skip to comments.Arlington National Cemetery Historic Photos
Posted on 01/18/2012 5:11:05 PM PST by shove_it
From the 1906 Book "The Latest Views of Washington", L.H. Nelson Company, Portland, Maine.
Except where noted, all materials are from the collection of Michael Robert Patterson.
Updated 22 January 2006
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Interesting. Thanks for posting.
God Bless Our Troops!
Try a similar comparison in today's world....so much for 'modern' publik education.
I love the irony of the Union attempt to slight Robert E. Lee by turning his farm into a cemetery which turned into the most hallowed ground in the nation.
There were a bunch of unknowns back then. One could only imagine the heartbreak their mothers suffered.
Thinking about Shiloh,there is a place marked mass
grave about the size of a double-wide for the fallen
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