Monday, July 12, 2010

Ivy and rose

Rose from National Cemetery, Hampton, Va.
Ivy leaf from inside Fort Munroe
[sic], Old Point Comfort, Va.
May 24th 1889. K. A. S.

"There are 638 unknowns soldiers buried at Hampton National Cemetery -- most of them Civil War soldiers who fell in combat and were originally hastily buried on the battlefield."

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