Tuesday, September 16, 2008

the last bivouac

precision rows

Georgia National Cemetery entrance

Old Glory

plaque

On a hilltop in nearby Cherokee County is the new Georgia National Cemetery, 775 acres of peace and quiet, with views of the mountains and lake, a fitting place for those who served our country.

bivouac - a temporary camp without tents or cover, used especially by soldiers

photos


3 comments:

dot said...

Looking at the first photo I thought it was Andersonville. I've never heard of this but I'm going to Google. Nice pictures!

June said...

Very tranquil setting...do you know if it's the family's option to have their loved one buried here or at Arlington?

Felicia said...

I've been by there but haven't had the chance to stop yet.