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Florence National Cemetery

803 E National Cemetery Rd, Florence, SC 29506-3232
+1 843-669-8783
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We ran across this cemetery and decided to drive through. Very well kelp and interesting to view... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Ross B
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Anderson, South Carolina, United States
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Attended military funeral for a friend.

The area where the funeral is held is impressive and nicely kept. The one thing that was almost... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
GEORGE P
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Florence, South Carolina
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803 E National Cemetery Rd, Florence, SC 29506-3232
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We ran across this cemetery and decided to drive through. Very well kelp and interesting to view the old markers.

Thank Ross B
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The area where the funeral is held is impressive and nicely kept. The one thing that was almost unendurable was the small seating and standing area for the funeral family and friends. There wasn't enough space to stand under the canopy, which made it too...More

Thank GEORGE P
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Veteran Cemeteries across are always nice places to visit and pay homage to those who served. We are lucky enough to have the Florence National here in Florence, S.C. I have a friend buried here, the cemetery is well kept, and there a building where...More

Thank BraxtonC44
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a nice little National Cemetery with tombstones that date back to the time of the Civil War. The grounds were all crisp and clean as I would expect any National Cemetery grounds to be.

Thank Jeff B
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Here lie the remains of nearly 3000 Union prisoners of war who died in the Florence stockade across the street from this cemetery. Most of them are unknown, and are buried in trenches in Section D, 100+ soldiers to each trench. The rest of the...More

Thank mikebickerson
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Nicely kept Cemetery with active grave digging daily. More places for our heroes to rest. Very Sobering to walk among the graves of Civil war to present day wars.

Thank BartBrammer
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

My Grandpa Chester Ritchie is buried here. We have all moved away but recently we were traveling thru Florence and stopped to show my children. It was such a beautiful day, and to see the tombstones well maintained was heartwarming. Thank you to those who...More

Thank Nikki B
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

As a US Army veteran, I have been considering being buried in Florence National Cemetery. My wife and I visited recently and were very pleased with what we found. Although, death is never something people want to discuss, but being inevitable; planning is important! The...More

Thank bobwsmith99
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Not as big and extreme as Arlington but will leave you touched by the many men and women that served and gave their all for our country.

Thank ScooterScoot
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

We were to spend the night in Florence. In looking at "things to do" in the area, I noticed and read about the Florence National Cemetery. I decided that this was worth a stop before leaving town. I glad we went. The explanatory signage was...More

Thank urbanguy
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