Near Gordonsville in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Maplewood Memorial Association
as a tribute of respect to
some seven hundred Confederate soldiers
mainly from North Carolina and Georgia
who laid down their lives
for the cause they loved and lost
their names are perished
may their memory be imperishable!
Marker series. This marker is included in the Battlefield Markers Association marker series.
Location. 38° 8.792′ N, 78° 11.97′ W. Marker is near Gordonsville, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Spotswood Trail (U.S. 33), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located inside Maplewood Cemetery in the northern lot. Marker is in this post office area: Gordonsville VA 22942, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gordon Inn (approx. 0.6 miles away); Church of the Blind Preacher (approx. one mile away); Orange County / Louisa County (approx. 1.1 miles away); Gordonsville's Legendary Chicken Vendors (approx. 1.2 miles away); In Memory of the Soldiers, Both Confederate and Union (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Orange County / Louisa County General Thomas Sumter (approx. 1.9 miles away); Montebello (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gordonsville.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,218 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.