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history Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery  

Jerry Greenfield
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List of notable people and celebrities buried at Arlington National Cemetery. This list includes the names of famous and significant people whose graves, mausoleums or memorials can be found at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia and is designed to answer the question "Who is buried at Arlington National Cemetery?"

Who can be buried at Arlington? Complete lists of interments at various cemeteries are not always revealed to the public, but a lot of information about where the grave sites and headstones of celebrities can often be found on the Web, and Arlington National Cemetery has released some of this information. Cemeteries often have different policies about allowing the public to visit celebrity graves so it's a good idea to get in touch with them first before planning a trip.
Abner Doubleday is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
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Known as: Civil War general

Abner Doubleday was a career United States Army officer and Union general in the American Civil War. He fired the first shot in defense of Fort Sumter, the opening battle of the war, and had a pivotal role in the early fighting at the Battle of Gettysburg. Gettysburg was his finest hour, but his ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1819-1893)

Birthplace: Ballston Spa, New York, United States of America

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Alan Louis Eggers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
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Known as: Medal of Honor recipient for World War I.

Alan Louis Eggers was a sergeant in the United States Army during World War I. He received the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions in combat near Le Catelet, France, on September 29, 1918, together with John C. Latham and Thomas E. O'Shea. Eggers was a student at Cornell University before ...more

Age: Died at 73 (1895-1968)

Birthplace: Saranac Lake, New York, United States of America

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Alfred C. Richmond is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
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Known as: Commandant of the United States Coast Guard

Alfred Carroll Richmond was a United States Coast Guard admiral who served as the 11th Commandant of the United States Coast Guard from 1954 to 1962, the second longest tenure of any U.S. Coast Guard Commandant. ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1902-1984)

Birthplace: Waterloo, Iowa, United States of America

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Alfred Winsor Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
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Alfred Winsor Brown


Known as: Naval officer and 31st Naval Governor of Guam.