About Battleground National Cemetery – History & Location

Battleground National Cemetery is a military burial ground, located along Georgia Avenue near Fort Stevens, in Washington, D.C.’s Brightwood neighborhood. The cemetery is managed by the National Park Service, together with other components of Rock Creek Park.

Location 6625 Georgia Ave., NW., Washington, District of Columbia
Coordinates 38°58′15″N 77°01′35″WCoordinates38°58′15″N 77°01′35″W
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1864
Website Battleground National Cemetery
NRHP reference No. 66000032 
Added to NRHP October 15, 1966


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