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“Beautiful Place To Honor” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

Fort Rosecrans Cemetery
1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
619 553 2084
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Ranked #4 of 225 attractions in San Diego
Type: Cemeteries
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Beautiful Place To Honor”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Awe inspiraed place to stop and pay respects to those who gave thier lives for our freedom. Overlooks both the San Diego Bay and the Pacific Ocean.

Visited December 2012
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Oak Park, Illinois
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“So many tombstones in row after row”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

It is like our Arlington National Cemetery in Washington DC area, but on the west coast. So many that have served our country well, with a display of their tombstones, white and in row after row, shining in the sun, showing us how much they gave to keep our country free.

Visited May 2013
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San Diego, CA
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“A serene walk through history”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Lived here for years and never ventured beyond the gates. An interesting and calming experience visiting the last resting place of those who served our country from the Spanish American war through today. And what a great view they all have....

Visited April 2013
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Orem, Utah
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
“Sacred Grounds”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

My grandparents are buried here overlooking Mission Bay. Take the time to walk around. So thankful for those that gave their all for our freedom.

Visited April 2013
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Waco, Texas, United States
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“Beautiful place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

What a beautiful place to be laid to rest. I had never been to a national cemetery before but most of the grave sites overlook the ocean and it's a really pleasant place to see. There are some nice trees for shade and things to read about the cemetery in various locations. Some of the individuals there are recent and some were buried a really long time ago. Very well kept by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Visited March 2013
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