Minnesota State Veteran's Cemetery - Camp Ripley - Little Falls, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lenron
N 46° 04.459 W 094° 19.999
15T E 396896 N 5103168
Quick Description: Minnesota State Veteran's Cemetery located next to Camp Ripley, near Little Falls, MN.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 9/27/2010 2:34:33 PM
Waymark Code: WM9T3Y
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher
Views: 6

Long Description:
This newest Minnesota State Veterans cemetery opened in 1994. It is just under 40 acres at about 37 acres. Presently about 3600 are buried there. Scenic and extremely well maintained, the cemetery does about 400 burials a year. Has traditional graves, an area for cremated remains to be buried, also a columbarium vault for cremated returns. Also has an impressive building with committal room. A memorial walk features memorials by service organizations and specific memorials such as Vietnam, Korea, Purple Heart etc. Building also has rest rooms and graveside locator to make finding your loved ones easier.
Date cemetery was established: 1994

Visiting hours:
Grounds, daylight hours 7 days a week Office 8:00 Am - 4:30 PM. closed state holidays

Website pertaining to the cemetery: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
Please submit a photo(s) taken by you of your visit to the location (non-copyrighted photos only). GPS photos are also accepted with the location in the background, and old vacation photos are accepted. If you are not able to provide a photo, then please describe your visit or give a story about the visit.

We would also like to hear about any of your deceased family members who may be laid to rest in the cemetery.
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