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Preserve Battlefields Under Threat
Derek Ralston


Battlefields under threat

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Battlefields are part of our national heritage, scenes of struggle and sacrifice where American soldiers lost their lives. The American Battlefield Trust is working to preserve these “hallowed grounds,” as Abraham Lincoln called them, so that future generations can learn from them and can learn to appreciate their hard-won freedom. 

Our Mission: Save Battlefields



The American Battlefield Trust works to save America’s endangered battlefield sites and, through educational programs, inform the public about the vital role these battlefields played in determining the course of our nation’s history.


Gettysburg Donor Recognition Wall

We are grateful to the thousands of supporters who have contributed to save Seminary Ridge. Donors who have contributed $100 or more to this effort can search for their name, download their certificate of appreciation, and share their accomplishment.

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