Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery in Leavenworth Kansas

Address and phone number for Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, a Cemetery, at Biddle Boulevard, Leavenworth KS.

Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery
395 Biddle Boulevard, Leavenworth, Kansas, 66027

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About the Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery

The Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, located in Leavenworth, KS, is a burial ground that offers funeral and burial services. The Cemetery provides information about their funeral and burial policies, burial records, plot records, and other Leavenworth Cemetery records.

Interested parties may contact the Cemetery for questions about:
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Leavenworth burial records
  • Gravesite history
  • Hours of operation
  • KS Cemetery policies
Leavenworth Burial Records

Leavenworth burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. These records contain information about the death date, the burial date, any services performed in a Leavenworth Cemetery, and payment records. Burial records may also list birth information, marriage information, and family members buried in Leavenworth or in Leavenworth County. Cremation records contain similar information, such as internment information, death records, and Cemetery deeds.

Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery Burial Policies

Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery provides information about its burial policies, including any restrictions on access. Some Cemetery operating guidelines, for instance, limit access to burial sites. Burial policies also include information on receiving a burial permit, options for funeral services, locating graves in Leavenworth County, and information about plot records and maps.

Gravesite History

Many Cemeteries provide gravesite history records, which can include information on Cemetery deeds, sales or transfers of the deed, and the location, size, and dimension of the plot. Some records include headstone images and links to nearby family burial sites. These Cemetery records may also contain tombstone inscriptions, information about the burial permit, and funeral records. Contact the Cemetery's main office to learn more about their gravesite history documents.

Cemetery Operations

Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery provides information on its policies, hours, and rules, including how to obtain Cemetery records, plot records, and Cemetery papers which can include death certificates. Some Cemeteries in Leavenworth or Leavenworth County limit gravesite visits to certain hours or post restrictions on grave decorations. Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery also provides information about burial fees and any maintenance fees. The licensing and operation of Cemeteries, including Public Cemeteries and Private Cemeteries, is regulated by Kansas State, which applies to most Cemeteries in Kansas.

Cemeteries in Kansas

Kansas houses both private, public, and military Cemeteries. These Cemeteries serve different religious or cultural communities, which may restrict access to the facility. While Public Cemeteries in Leavenworth are available to the general public, Leavenworth Private Cemeteries restrict access based on family, religious affiliation, ethnicity, or another factor. Military Cemeteries in Kansas typically bury veterans or others who have served in the armed forces. Family members of veterans may also qualify for burial in Leavenworth or Kansas Military Cemeteries. The Cemetery's main office may be able to provide additional resources on Cemeteries in Kansas.

Contact the Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery

You may contact the Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery by calling 913-758-4105, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, 395 Biddle Boulevard, Leavenworth, Kansas, 66027.