Arlington National Cemetery

United States military cemetery which honors those who lost their lives in the Civil War.

~This cemetery was established during the Civil War on the grounds of Arlington House
~Located in Potomac, Virginia across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C.
~Was the estate of Confederate general Robert E. Lee's wife, Mary Ann Lee

~Buried are over 400,000 veterans
~Over 4,000,000 people visit this historical place every year
~About 5,000  funerals are held each year

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