Here were buried eighteen Confederate soldiers who died April 8 and 9, 1865 in the closing days of the War Between the States. The remains of one unknown Union soldier found some years after the war are interred beside the Confederate dead. About 500 yards east of this cemetery is the McLean House where Lee and Grant signed the surrender terms.
Geographic Location: Appomattox County
Physical Description of Location: Appomattox, VA 24522. Located on Old Courthouse Road (Route 24), 1.75 miles east of the intersection of Old Courthouse Road (Route 24) and I-460. Marker is on the left when traveling east on Old Courthouse Road (Route 24).
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