Chattanooga National Cemetery

  • 1200 Bailey Avenue
  • Chattanooga, TN 37404
The 120 acre cemetery was established in December 1863 as a military cemetery. Chattanooga is the largest national cemetery in the state of Tennessee. Chattanooga is considered to be one of the few national cemeteries, if not the only one, where three civil war battle sites can be viewed. They are Missionary Ridge, Lookout Mountain and Chattanooga.
December 8, 2018

Soldiers killed in battle were not always treated equally. Sometimes officers were removed and provided a proper burial, while enlisted men were no as fortunate. What did it take to remove these heroes from the fields on which they fell?