Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery

395 Biddle Blvd, Leavenworth, Kansas 66027 USA

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Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located on Fort Leavenworth, a United States Army installation north of Leavenworth, Kansas. It was officially established in 1862, but was used as a burial ground as early as 1844. The cemetery is the resting place of eight Medal of Honor recipients, but most are the unknown soldiers of war. It was named for Brigadier General Henry Leavenworth, who was re-interred there in 1902 from Woodland Cemetery in Delhi, New York. Administered by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, it occupies approximately and was site to 22,679 interments, as of the end of 2005. It is maintained by Leavenworth National Cemetery.

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Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery

395 Biddle Blvd
Leavenworth, Kansas
66027 USA

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