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 Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville, Jessamine County, Kentucky, United States

Latitude: 37.7855988, Longitude: -84.5999985
Camp Nelson National Cemetery

One of 40 burial grounds listed by Congress in 1866 to become National Cemetery sites. Although no battles were fought in immediate area, a large camp hospital was located here. There were 1,183 men buried in this cemetery between July 28, 1863, and February 4, 1866. This included disinterments from several battlefields. The stone wall was built in 1867-68. Presented by the Kentucky Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission.

Photo used with permission, courtesy of Judi Fryer,, 4/30/2009


 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Kenneth Dykes Hightower 1926-2009
Kenneth Dykes Hightower 1926-2009
Second and youngest son of Edwin Connery Hightower, Sr. and Eva Dee Dykes Hightower. 
Located  Section V, Grave# 88  Kenneth Dykes HIGHTOWER (d. 24 Jun 2009)

All Burials

   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Buried   Person ID 
1. HIGHTOWER, Kenneth Dykes   bur. 29 Jun 2009 Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville, Jessamine Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location I16