American Military Cemeteries (Hardcover)

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This updated edition of the 1992 reference work ("exhaustive...fascinating"--Library Journal) contains comprehensive information about United States military cemeteries, including how each cemetery was chosen, why it was established, and notable individuals buried therein. Covered are cemeteries operated by the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Department of the Army, the National Park Service, the American Battle Monuments Commission, and the various states, among others, along with smaller and "lost" cemeteries. Appendices provide lists of installations by state and by year of establishment, as well as information on headstones, markers and the Medal of Honor.

About the Author

Dean W. Holt is retired from federal service and lives in Lawrenceville, Georgia.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780786440238
ISBN-10: 0786440236
Publisher: McFarland & Company
Publication Date: December 1st, 2009
Pages: 397
Language: English