Memorial American Flag Planting Honors 60 Civil War Soldiers
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Volunteers from the Glen Ellyn Historical Society place American flags on the graves of Civil War veterans. Forest Hill Cemetery of Glen Ellyn was granted Landmark Status by the Village of Glen Ellyn in 2014. It is the final resting place of over 60 Civil War soldiers. The flags stay in place until May 26 when they are removed from the graves. Forest Hill Cemetery is located at St. Charles Road and Riford Road.