Concordia in Lafayette County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Casualties
Buried in this vicinity of St. Paul's Cemetery are members of the congregation who died as a result of Civil War guerrilla activity from September, 1862 to October 10, 1864. The victims include Heinrich Steinbrink, Heinrich Eickhoff, Christian Oetting, Heinrich Brockhoff, Heinrich Hartmann, Louis Fiene, Conrad Bruns, Dietrich Kastens, Wilhelm Scharnhorst, Louis Walter, Hermann Brinkhoff, Friedrich Grottmann, Fr. D. Brackmann, Louis Stuenkel, J. H. Friedrich Meyer, Heinrich Bruns, Friedrich Bruns, Hermann Wolters, W. Peper, Heinrich Freitag, Wilhelm Brackmann, Friedrich Dittmer, Diedrich Droege, and Bernhard Reggers.
Erected by Concordia Area Heritage Society.
Location. 38° 59.385′ N, 93° 33.904′ W. Marker is in Concordia, Missouri, in Lafayette County. Click for map. Marker is in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, off East 1st Street (Old US Route 40), about 100 feet NE of its intersection with Stella Street. Marker is in this post office area: Concordia MO 64020, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Paul's Lutheran Church Cornerstone (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Paul's Lutheran Church Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance St. Paul's College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wilk School Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Massacre Site / Concordia (approx. half a mile away); Missouri Pacific Caboose (approx. half a mile away); Lions Club Clock Tower (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Concordia.
Also see . . .
1. Concordia, Missouri: A Heritage Preserved. (Submitted on June 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Civil War in Missouri. (Submitted on June 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. St. Paul's Lutheran Church. (Submitted on June 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches, Etc. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,130 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.