Place:Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States

NameFort Leavenworth National Cemetery
TypeCemetery
Coordinates39.3514°N 94.9305°W
Located inFort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States     (1862 - )
Also located inLeavenworth, Kansas, United States     (1862 - )

Description

Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery was the largest of the fourteen national cemeteries to be created after Congress approved their creation in 1862. It contained 36.1 acres. The cemetery was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 15, 1999.

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