Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1866/00/00 The United States government buys 1.37 acres from Crown Hill Cemetery to create the United States National Military Cemetery. 707 Union soldiers who died during the Civil War are moved from Greenlawn Cemetery to here.

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Particulars for Crown Hill National Cemetery:
Historic Use Cemetery
Owner Federal
Criteria Historic Event
Area of Significance Military
Level of Significance National
Sight Category Site

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 29th April 1999

Registry Name: Crown Hill National Cemetery
Registry Address: 700 W. 38th St.
Registry Number: 99000486
Resource Type: Site
Theme Group: Civil War Era National Cemeteries MPS
Owner: Federal
Area in Acres: 1
Other Certification: Date received-pending nomination
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Military
Applicable Criteria: Event
Criteria Consideration: Cemetery
Significant Year: 1866
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-Function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-Function: Cemetery

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