Arlington National Cemetery (ANC), Virginia is a military cemetery in the USA, established during the American Civil War on the grounds of Arlington House, formerly the estate of the family of Confederate general Robert E. Lees wife Mary Anna (Custis) Lee, a descendant of Martha Washington.
The cemetery is situated directly across the Potomac River from the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. and near The Pentagon. It is served by the Arlington Cemetery station on the Blue Line of the Washington Metro system.
In an area of 624 acres (2.53 km2), veterans and military casualties from each of the nations wars are interred in the cemetery, ranging from the American Civil War through to the military actions in Afghanistan and Iraq. Pre-Civil War dead were reinterred after 1900.
>City(s) = Arlington; State(s) = VA; Country = USA.
>Title = Arlington National Cemetery (ANC), Arlington, VA, US - Video.
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