Jackson in Madison County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The Battle of Salem Cemetery
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 47.)
Location. 35° 37.768′ N, 88° 45.938′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker is on Cotton Grove Road 0.3 miles north of Paul Coffman Drive/North Parkway E, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at the unpaved entrance to the Old Salem Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson TN 38305, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Unknown Sentry Stands Guard (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Salem Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Large Oak Tree (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jones' Anglewood (approx. 1.5 miles away); John Luther Jones (approx. 2.3 miles away); Lane College (approx. 2.3 miles away); Adam Huntsman (approx. 2.4 miles away); Merry High School (approx. 2.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jackson.
Additional keywords. Forrest's Raid
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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