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U.S. Capitol Police End of Watch Tree

U.S. Capitol Grounds
Memorial Tree

Ulmus americana 'Valley Forge'
(Valley Forge American Elm)

To Honor the Service and Sacrifice
of Officer Jacob J. Chestnut and
Detective John M. Gibson of the
U.S. Capitol Police -End of Watch- July 24, 1998

Sponsored by
Majority Leader Harry Reid

July 24, 2008

Full tree details are at aoc.gov/trees/us-capitol-police-end-watch.

U.S. Capitol, S.W.
(GPS Coordinates are Approximate)
United States
38° 53' 19.9608" N, 77° 0' 28.404" W
US