2009-05-20 / Front Page
Honoring the Departed on Memorial Day
Pictured above are the gravestones of the Roebling family, including that of Washington A. Roebling, designer and builder of the Brooklyn Bridge, at the Cold Spring Cemetery. The cemetery, located on Peekskill Road, includes a number of historic graves, including that of Brigadier General John Campbell, who served as an Army surgeon during the Mexican War under General Winfield Scott. He also participated in the Civil War and in a number of Indian campaigns. See page 8 for a tour of the cemetery in honor of Memorial Day.