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“I had watched a Netflix documentary [on the cemetery] and saw William’s tomb. I said to my wife, ‘Look, there’s a Christman in Arlington,’” he said. “We couldn’t believe it. We did not know William was a family member buried here. Words can’t describe what it’s like to be here. It’s an incredible honor.”

Ms. Christman Page said her son had started to work on his genealogy, but had not yet learned of the burial.

“I couldn’t believe it I was so surprised,” Ms. Christman Page said. “We’ll be back. It’s important to know our history.”