Fort McPherson National Cemetery, Maxwell

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Fort McPherson National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery, located 4 miles (6 km) south of the village of Maxwell in Lincoln County, Nebraska. Administered by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, it encompasses 20 acres (8.1 ha), and as of 2014, it had over 10,000 interments.
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  • Early May trip to the west and we had Fort McPherson National Cemetery to ourselves. Early Sat evening walk thru a beautiful setting in western Nebraska. Do your research ahead of time. Many graves... 
    Early May trip to the west and we had Fort McPherson National Cemetery to ourselves. Early Sat evening walk thru a beautiful setting in western Nebraska. Do your research ahead of time. Many graves...  more »
  • Easy to get to off I 80. Just before memorial day the cemetery was very well kept up as it probably always is. The remains from various old west forts (Laramie, Robinson etc ) were consolidated to.....  more
    Easy to get to off I 80. Just before memorial day the cemetery was very well kept up as it probably always is. The remains from various old west forts (Laramie, Robinson etc ) were consolidated to.....  more »
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  • I finally visited Fort McPherson National Cemetery in 2019. My Uncle died in WWII when I was 3 years old. Beautiful and peaceful place.
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