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Camp Butler National Cemetery

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Very peaceful!

Peaceful,Pristine,and respected of those buried there. I’ve never had the privilege to see... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Springfield, Illinois
Well maintained Cemetery

Camp Butler National Cemetery located just outside of Springfield is a clean and beautiful. It is a... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Patrick K
Springfield, Illinois
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5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
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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.🇺🇸❤️

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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

Thank Patrick K
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

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!

Thank nursesrock43
Reviewed 13 March 2018

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

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.

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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.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Camp Butler final resting Place to many Veteran from IL. Very well Maintained Facility with A very nice staff to answer all you questions about Burial of Honorably discharged Vet and their family's

Thank Chad V
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are history fans and try and visit historic places when we travel. We wanted to pay our respects to those who fought in all wars from the US especially the Civil War since we're in the land of Lincoln. It's a...More

Thank 676ginak
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a national cemetery where veterans are interred. There can be several funerals a day on the hour. If the schedule is right and the family has requested, there is an honor guard who fold and present the flag and give a 21 gun...More

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