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Near Beech Grove in Coffee County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

20th Tennessee Volunteer Infantry

 
 
20th Tennessee Volunteer Infantry Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Karl Stelly, April 14, 2010
1. 20th Tennessee Volunteer Infantry Marker
In the Beech Grove Confederate Cemetery
Inscription.
A regiment of many heroes including

Tod Carter
Dewitt S. Jobe
William Shy
Thomas B. Smith

Their bravery will never die

Dedicated November 1, 2008
Tennessee Division Sons of Confederate Veterans

 
Erected 2008 by The Tennessee Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
 
Location. 35° 37.568′ N, 86° 14.501′ W. Marker is near Beech Grove, Tennessee, in Coffee County. Marker can be reached from Confederate Cemetery Road 0.1 miles south of Old U.S. Highway 41. Click for map. Marker is located in the Beech Grove Confederate Cemetery. It is near the eastern edge of the cemetery, within a few feet of the historical marker to the 18th Indiana Battery. Marker is in this post office area: Beechgrove TN 37018, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Pledge to the South (a few steps from this marker); 18th Indiana Battery (a few steps from this marker); General A. P. Stewart's Division
Sign at Entrance to the Beech Grove Confederate Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By Karl Stelly, April 14, 2010
2. Sign at Entrance to the Beech Grove Confederate Cemetery
(within shouting distance of this marker); General Forrest's Farewell Order Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Watterson (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Nash (about 800 feet away); Beech Grove Engagement (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Beech Grove.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,221 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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