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The first two rows are Civil War to include Union and Confederate. This was the beginning of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
957gaylee
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Last Stop on Fort Donelson Tour

Last stop on the tour of Fort Donelson. This is a large cemetery with graves from the Civil War... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Glynise C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The first two rows are Civil War to include Union and Confederate. This was the beginning of the National Cemetery program administered by the VA. The rest of this Cemetery is filled with veterans and families from other wars.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 957gaylee
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Last stop on the tour of Fort Donelson. This is a large cemetery with graves from the Civil War and later. It is not used anymore. Take the self-guided tour of Fort Donelson for information on the site.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Glynise C
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here while touring Ft Donelson. The graves look like they have been taken care of. This is a quick stop but there is a building you can go in to learn more.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gmorgan6
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Fort Donelson National Cemetery is one of the stops along the tour route of Fort Donelson National Battlefield. The cemetery is separate from the main part of the battlefield, located in the town of Dover, but it is only a few minutes drive away and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TeardropTrailrTravls
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

This place is in essence a place of honor for long ago fallen soldiers. One cannot help but have empathy for the soldiers who fought here over 150 years ago. How they were able to maneuver along this terrain was amazing. Over 13,000 men were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

This is a neat place to visit and learn about Civil War battles in Dover TN. It is beautiful overlooking the Cumberland River.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

This is a beautiful small cemetery where veterans from all eras can be buried. It is a natural extension to your visit to Fort Donelson and is not that time consuming to see. You can spend some pleasant time there hiking or just observing nature...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Gerry T
Reviewed October 31, 2017

This is a small but well preserved Civil War cemetery, one of the oldest, with graves of the Union soldiers lost in this battle (and other veterans of conflicts since.)

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

my husband makes a ride thru this park everyday .A very beautiful park form the eagles to the river lots of history and a very nice place to visit come see our little town and enjoy.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ravencrow5
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

I enjoy visiting cemeteries. They are a peaceful place where you can meditate on the past. This is a well maintained place. It is in the middle of a residential area. Definitely worth taking time for a short visit on your trip.

Date of experience: August 2017
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