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Charleston in Kanawha County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Kanawha Riflemen
1861-1865
 
Kanawha Riflemen Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Sean Nix, October 3, 2009
1. Kanawha Riflemen Marker
 
Inscription. This memorial erected by the Kanawha Riflemen Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy in honor of the Kanawha Riflemen
First organization of the company 1856
Second organization 1858
Third organization 1861

[List of names]

Dedicated to those who served in the Confederate Army
 
Erected by Kanawha Riflemen Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 38° 20.283′ N, 81° 37.212′ W. Marker is in Charleston, West Virginia, in Kanawha County. Marker is on Kanawha Boulevard 0.1 miles west of Elizabeth Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston WV 25311, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Ruffners (within shouting distance of this marker); State Capitol (approx. mile away); The 35th Star (approx. mile away); Executive Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named State Capitol (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Civil War Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); "The West Virginia Coal Miner" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Abraham Lincoln Walks At Midnight (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Kanawha Riflemen Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Sean Nix, October 3, 2009
2. Kanawha Riflemen Marker
 

 
More about this marker. Marker located in Ruffner Memorial Park
 
Ruffner Memorial Park Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Sean Nix, October 3, 2009
3. Ruffner Memorial Park
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 954 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 5, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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