Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans

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Greenwood Cemetery
GreenwoodFiremanStreerMound.jpg
Part of the front of Greenwood, with Fireman and Elks tomb monuments.
Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans is located in New Orleans
Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans
Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans is located in Louisiana
Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans
Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans is located in the US
Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans
Details
Established 1852
Location New Orleans, Louisiana
Country United States
Coordinates 29°59′02″N 90°06′47″W / 29.984°N 90.113°W / 29.984; -90.113
No. of interments 103,042[1]
Website greenwoodnola.com

Greenwood Cemetery is a cemetery in New Orleans, Louisiana. The cemetery was opened in 1852, and is located on City Park Avenue (formerly Metairie Road) in the Navarre neighborhood. The cemetery has a number of impressive monuments and sculptures.[2]

Notable burials[edit]

Notables interred here include:

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Greenwood Cemetery". Find A Grave. Retrieved 11 August 2016. 
  2. ^ "Greenwood Cemetery". Firemen’s Charitable & Benevolent Association. Retrieved 11 August 2016. 
  3. ^ "Dedication of the Confederate Monument, at Greenwood Cemetery, April 10th, 1874 by the Ladies Benevolent Association of Louisiana.". Jas. A. Gresham. Retrieved 11 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "Greenwood Cemetery History". Firemen’s Charitable & Benevolent Association. Retrieved 11 August 2016. 
  5. ^ CWGC Cemetery Report, breakdown obtained from casualty record.

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