Tomb of Major General Robert Ross

The Old Burying Ground in Halifax, Nova Scotia is home to the tomb of Major General Robert Ross, who is well known for being for the burning of Washington, including the White House during the War of 1812.
A few days after, Robert Ross was killed, and eventually was buried in the city of Halifax.
There are many other notable graves and tombs in this cemetery.
Below is a picture of the tomb of Robert Ross.

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