Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans

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Greenwood Cemetery is a cemetery in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Part of the front of Greenwood, with Fireman and Elks tomb monuments

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. Notables interred here include:

There are nine British Commonwealth service personnel, registered by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, who are buried or specially commemorated here - four from World War I and five from World War II.[1]



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Coordinates: 29°59′02″N 90°06′47″W / 29.984°N 90.113°W / 29.984; -90.113