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 Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, USA


Latitude: 38.8792, Longitude: -77.0739
Arlington National Cemetery

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Arlington National Cemetery, in Arlington, Virginia, is an American military cemetery established during the American Civil War on the grounds of Arlington House, formerly the estate of the family of Robert E. Lee's wife Mary Anna Custis Lee, a descendant of Martha Washington. The cemetery is situated directly across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., near to the location of The Pentagon. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arlington_National_Cemetery

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Headstones

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Chaffee, Roger Bruce (1935 - 1967)
Chaffee, Roger Bruce (1935 - 1967)
Lt. Cmdr. Roger B. Chaffee, U.S. Navy. Interred: Jan. 31, 1967, Section 3, Grave 2502-F, Grid Q-15.

Lt. Col. Virgil I. "Gus" Grissom, U.S. Air Force. Interred: Jan. 31, 1967, Section 3, Grave 2503-E, Grid Q-15.

Lt. Col. Grissom and Lt. Cmdr. Chaffee were killed Jan. 27, 1967, in a fire aboard their Apollo spacecraft at Cape Canaveral, Fla. The two men are buried next to one another and received full military honors. President Lyndon B. Johnson presented the flags to the next of kin.
 
    Chaffee, Roger Bruce (d. 27 Jan 1967)
 

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