Baltimore National Cemetery, Catonsville

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Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Military Facility
Baltimore National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located along Maryland Route 144 on both sides of the boundary between the neighborhoods of Beechfield in Baltimore City and Catonsville in Baltimore County. It encompasses 72.2 acres (29.2 ha) and,as of 2005, had 44,268 interments. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2016.

A kiosk located on the side of the cemetery's administration building lists the names of veterans and dependents buried in this and two other cemeteries: Annapolis National Cemetery and Loudon Park National Cemetery. The kiosk also provides map locations for each grave.
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  • This is a beautiful reminder of the sacrifice our men and women in uniforms have made for us over the years and centuries. It is a great place to drive around or walk around. I have taken my children....  more »
  • I was engaged in the late 59's to the Love of My Life. I had not been there in a long time as I live on the West Coast. I visited in November 2018. I wanted to place flowers on the Grave. What a.....  more »
  • They were very understanding and easy to talk too. They made everything go smoothly. I feel we made a good decision.
  • Every year during the Christmas season there is a laying of wreath ceremony. Families are encouraged to lay wreaths for the service numbers who have passed on. You can bring your own donate them or use wreaths provided. The ceremony gives family members the opportunity to visit and celebrate holidays with their loved ones while honoring the time-honored tradition of the wreath-laying laying ceremony.

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