Place:Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis (independent city), Missouri, United States


NameJefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Alt namesJefferson Barracks
National Cemetery
Located inSt. Louis (independent city), Missouri, United States     (1866 - )

2900 Sheridan Road St. Louis, MO 63125 Phone: (314) 260-8691 FAX: (314) 260-8723

Jefferson Barracks was formally established as a national cemetery in 1866 by passage of a joint resolution authorizing the Secretary of War to take action to preserve graves from desecration and “secure suitable burial-places in which they may be properly interred….”

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