Arlington Cemetery celebrates 150, honoring 1st Soldier buried
Photo Credit: David Vergun
Exactly 150 years ago, on May 13, 1864, Pvt. William Henry Christman became the first Soldier to be buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Lauren Christman, great-great grand niece (left); James Christman, great-grand nephew; and Barbara Christman Page, great-grand niece, honored their ancestor by laying a wreath at his grave.
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