Confederate Graves - Route 50

Confederate Graves - Route 50

Rte. 50
Chantilly, Va.


In the Park at Chestnut Grove Cemetery (FX092) stands a monument marking the reinterred remains of two Confederate Soldiers. It reads: "Here lies/two Confederate soldiers/known only to God/Buried on land of Joshua Hutchison/Cub Run, Virginia/Removal arrangements/courtesy of Richard Hammond and/Jerry Michael, Hutchison grandsons/November 11, 1969" The Herndon Observer (9/21/1990, P.3) relates that the graves were moved when they where threatened by the widening of Route 50.

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