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Near Garfield in Benton County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Leetown

 
 
Leetown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 30, 2010
1. Leetown Marker
Inscription. The small hamlet near here included two stores, a blacksmith shop, Masonic hall, church, school and several residences. During the fighting some of the buildings were used by the Union Army as hospitals.
 
Location. 36° 26.431′ N, 94° 3.055′ W. Marker is near Garfield, Arkansas, in Benton County. Marker can be reached from Military Park Road (County Road 65), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Located a short distance from stop three, Leetown, on the driving tour of Pea Ridge National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Garfield AR 72732, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Village Full of Wounded Men (within shouting distance of this marker); A Fierce Tangle in Morgan's Woods (approx. mile away); Stand to Your Posts! (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Crisis in Command (approx. 0.3 miles away); Save the Cannon! (approx. 0.3 miles away); Two Armies Collide (approx. 0.9 miles away); Getting Ready To Fight (approx. one mile away); City of Soldiers (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Garfield.
 
Also see . . .  Pea Ridge National Military Park. (Submitted on September 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Leetown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 30, 2010
2. Leetown Marker

 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Site of Leetown Today image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 30, 2010
3. Site of Leetown Today
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 887 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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