Introduction to Petersburg (Alt + 1)
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Grant's Headquarters at City Point (Alt + 3)
The Eastern Front (Alt + 4)
The Western Front (Alt + 5)
The Battle of Five Forks (Alt + 6)
Poplar Grove National Cemetery (Alt + 7)
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As a unit of Petersburg National Battlefield, Poplar Grove National Cemetery is the final resting place for 6,178 Union soldiers who fought around Petersburg during the Civil War. Park Rangers have the responsibility of keeping the cemetery grounds in good condition, taking care of the grave stones, and relating stories of those buried here to visitors who come to the site.

Explore the choices to identify how park rangers take care of this historic site that honors so many fallen soldiers.

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