Civil War Vets Recognized with New Gravestones In Brooklyn, N.Y., one cemetery is trying to rescue its military past. For five years, historians and volunteers at Green-Wood Cemetery have been searching their grounds for the lost dead of the Civil War.
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Civil War Vets Recognized with New Gravestones

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Civil War Vets Recognized with New Gravestones

Civil War Vets Recognized with New Gravestones

Civil War Vets Recognized with New Gravestones

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In Brooklyn, N.Y., one cemetery is trying to rescue its military past. For five years, historians and volunteers at Green-Wood Cemetery have been searching their grounds for the lost dead of the Civil War. And on this Memorial Day, they unveiled more than a thousand new gravestones.