Mound City National Cemetery, Mound City

#115 of 135 in Historic Sites in Illinois
Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Mound City National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located near Mound City, in Pulaski County, Illinois. It encompasses 10.5 acres (4.2 ha), and as of the end of 2005, had 8,098 interments. Administered by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, it is managed by the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. This cemetery is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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  • This is a sacred place to remember our American heritage. The grounds so well kept are a beautiful tribute and resting place for those who have passed before us  more »
  • Mound City National Cemetery is one of the oldest national cemeteries in the United States. Located at the northwest corner of the junctions of Old Highway 51 and Walnut Street (Illinois State Route.....  more »
  • Wow i was speechless amazing place
  • A very important and well-kept Civil War era Military Cemetery that is still interring veterans and their family members to this day. It's out of the way for many people but worth visiting. There was a lot of essential Civil War history that happened in the region if you know where to look for it.

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