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Camp Butler National Cemetery

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Impressive display of our nation’s heroes

Camp Butler is a well manicured facility that provides honor and dignity to our fallen heroes... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bob B
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Springfield, Illinois
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Veterans rest here

It was an occasion to say 'goodbye' with a family who lost a Veteran. The service was special with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ben K
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Petersburg, Illinois
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5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Camp Butler is a well manicured facility that provides honor and dignity to our fallen heroes. Veterans dating back to the Civil War are buried in this military cemetery.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bob B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was an occasion to say 'goodbye' with a family who lost a Veteran. The service was special with volunteer Military saying goodbye with a proper gun Salute!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ben K
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We like to visit cemeteries when we travel to feel and read the history of an area. Drive around and see how large the area is. Memorials to Viet man, Korea, WW etc. plus Civil war.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Coastal33668473270
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Peaceful,Pristine,and respected of those buried there. I’ve never had the privilege to see Arlington National Cemetery,but I think of Camp Butler National Cemetery as our smaller version of just that. We are very proud of it and all those who rest here.🇺🇸❤️

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rnurton
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Camp Butler National Cemetery located just outside of Springfield is a clean and beautiful. It is a great final resting place for those who fought for our country. One interesting note - Camp Butler is the second biggest cemetery land wise only behind Arlington National...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kingis819
Reviewed 26 July 2018

How does one write a review for a cemetery, especially one where some of those who are at rest were taken from us? You make it quick, and with respect. I was saying goodbye to my Great Grandparents. The kiosk to find grave sites is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Neph23
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Family member buried at Camp Butler. This Memorial Day they cemetery looked wonderful with all the tribute to those who served. Thank you for all the hard work and dedication!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank nursesrock43
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Well kept cemetery honoring our American heroes. Annual ceremonies including Veterans' Day, Memorial Day & Wreaths Across America.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank georgestephens17
Reviewed 19 October 2017

well-maintained, peaceful, reverent. Hard to write this since most of my family is buried there but I am always so proud to walk among the headstones and pay tribute to all the brave veterans who served.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Very memorable area. Very heartfelt and important. I have learned and appreciated more about war history since moving here 2 years ago. I am thankful to those that serve our country.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank N916DLracheld
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