Graves


There were many casualties during the Civil War. These are graves of the Union soldiers. The Confederate soldiers lie in another location.

11 comments:

Olivier said...

il est bien entretenu ce vieux cimetière.

Cezar and Léia said...

A peaceful place for the heroes to rest.Amazing picture!
Léia

Craig said...

Almost looks like a baby version of Arlington, nice shot.

Halcyon said...

Olivier: Il fait parti d'un parc national. Nos impots sont la pour qq'chose !

B SQUARED said...

Such a long time ago,yet, it seems like we are still fighting over some of the same issues;Federalism vs. states rights.

Lois said...

A lovely old cemetery! There is one near my office that has civil war graves and the Union soldiers are separated from the Confederate soldiers there too.

VP said...

A simple and solemn place, I like it this way.

cieldequimper said...

Séparés dans la mort comme dans la vie par un gouffre...

EG Wow said...

All wars are sad but I think civil wars are the saddest of all. S many brothers versus brothers!

Leif Hagen said...

Lots of history with those old, old graves!

Small City Scenes said...

Interesting. It would be interesting to read the headstones. MB