Arlington Cemetery Unveils New Interactive Grave Map
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Army Col. John Schrader demonstrates the ANC Explorer application for Arlington National Cemetery on his phone. The database will be available over the Internet and through a mobile phone app that visitors to the cemetery can take with them to find a specific grave anywhere in the cemetery.
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Patrick Hallihan, Superintendent of Arlington National Cemetery, holds up an old map during a press conference in Washington, as an example of what had been used by the cemetery to find grave locations.
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Army Maj. Nicholas Miller, Chief Information Officer at Arlington National Cemetery, presents the ANC Explorer application in Washington.
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Kathryn Condon, executive director of Army National Military Cemeteries, holds up an index card demonstrating how Arlington National Cemetery used to store their records.
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A sign at Arlington National Cemetery advertises the ANC Explorer application in Arlington, Va.
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A funeral procession passes behind rows of graves at Arlington National Cemetery.