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Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

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Such a big cemetery for the Military of our country. The service was respectful. Very well... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
ShamrockOne
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Michigan
Wonderful Tribute to our veterans

I recently attended a funeral at the cemetary on one of the hottest days this summer. I was very... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Palosgirl_10
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Palos Heights, IL
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20953 W Hoff Rd, Elwood, IL 60421-9309
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

It is a very big area with all the graves of the soldiers. No words to say. A big parking area not far from the information center. Bij the information center you can get a map of the cemetery. It gave you a good feeling...More

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Such a big cemetery for the Military of our country. The service was respectful. Very well organized and formal. Appropriate for a military man.

Thank ShamrockOne
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We were on our way to Midewin Tall Grass Prairie, and stopped at the cemetery (they are very close). There was at least 3 or 4 funerals going on while we visited, but the cemetery is so large you can visit and not disturb the...More

Thank Deanna V
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Driving through this huge memorial park is a sobering reminder of the sacrifice our men and women in service have made for us It is a beautiful park well laid out and maintained

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I recently attended a funeral at the cemetary on one of the hottest days this summer. I was very impressed with the veterans participating in the ceremony, standing straight in the sun. Most were senior citizens. The ceremony was very moving And the cemetery is...More

1  Thank Palosgirl_10
Reviewed 5 March 2018

peaceful and very sober the chimes rings at 6 o'clock the place is very clean its just so hard to see all the vet graves God Bless America

Thank Z845GCfranks
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Was there for my aunt's internment as my uncle had served in the Navy during WW II. My family also paid for a marker for another uncle who was lost during a bombing raid over Germany and whose remains were never recovered. A dignified and...More

Thank richard c
Reviewed 7 January 2018

My sister-in-law was buried here late December 2017. I was very impressed with the Military involvement. When you arrive, a guard checks you in and when the time for the service is scheduled you are given a military escort to an outside pavilion where the...More

1  Thank oaklogman
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We had just started our Route 66 journey and were on our first day's drive from Chicago to Springfield Il when we happened upon this cemetery which is located on Route 53 just south of Joliet. Being regular visitors to Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemeteries...More

3  Thank Martin G
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Opening in 1999, the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery is a newer place to explore off Route 66 in Elwood, Illinois. It is a place to reflect on those who have given their lives for our freedom. The cemetery is beautifully landscaped and even has a...More

1  Thank Angie_Ohio
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