Gravesite Placement of Veterans’ Flags
at Laurel Hill Cemetery,
Sunday May 21st, 2017
The group assembled will place US flags on the graves of veterans of all wars. As time and manpower permit, the cemeteries include Laurel Hill, Mount Peace and St. James the Less. Refreshments and lunch provided. All welcome! Laurel Hill Cemetery contains the graves of thousands of Civil War veterans, of both the Union and Confederacy. The site also holds sacred the remains of many prominent Civil War-era Philadelphians, including volunteer nurses, surgeons and supporters of the war effort. Open to the public. Meet at Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia 19132
Free parking is available.
(215) 228-8200 or online at: http://www.laurelhillcemetery.org