15 April 2011
|Courtesy of the Hebrew Cemetery Company of Richmond |
, located in Hebrew Confederate Cemetery , is the only Jewish military cemetery in the world outside of Richmond, Virginia . Israel
It was created by the anti-Semitism of the two Confederate military cemeteries, in Spotsylvania Court House and
. They refused to bury the Jewish Confederate soldiers killed in the battles of Fredericksburg , Fredericksburg Chancellorsville and Wilderness. They didn't want "Jewish boys" in their cemeteries. They buried Jewish confederate soldiers within a self contained hallowed area of Hebrew Cemetery of Richmond Virginia.
Those buried came from
, Mississippi , Texas , North Carolina , South Carolina and Georgia . See the full story which lists the names of those buried. Louisiana
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