Fort Stevens Military Cemetery – Established 1868

The historic Fort Stevens Post Cemetery includes some of the oldest surviving gravestones in the county. Established in May 1868 –  Private August Stahlberger, member of Battery “C,” 2nd US Artillery was the burial at the cemetery.  His death was first attributed to “falling in the River and drowning under the influence.”   A reputation … More Fort Stevens Military Cemetery – Established 1868