Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Where Detroit's History Endures
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Battle of Bloody Run Celebrates its 250th anniversary!

elmwood bloody run webThis July 31st marks the 250th anniversary of the Battle of Bloody Run which took place on the grounds of Elmwood Cemetery in 1763. You can visit the site today which the Trustees have kept as a green space surrounded by lovely towering trees. A Michigan Historical Marker designates the area across from the gatehouse.

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