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Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers

 
 
Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 12, 2008
1. Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers Marker
Inscription.
Erected by the United States
to mark the burial place of
twenty-nine Confederate soldiers
who died at Fort McHenry, Maryland,
while prisoners of war,
and whose remains were there buried,
but subsequently removed to this section,
where the individual graves
cannot not be identified.

 
Location. 39° 16.776′ N, 76° 40.52′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker can be reached from Frederick Avenue (Maryland Route 144). Click for map. Marker is in Loudon Park National Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21229, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To the Memory of the Unknown Dead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Weiskittel Mausoleum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Pickersgill (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Citizens of Irvington (approx. half a mile away); Mt. Olivet Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Irvington (approx. 0.6 miles away); Early Industries (approx. 0.7 miles away); Bridging Gwynns Falls (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
The marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 12, 2008
2. The marker
The fence behind it separates Loudon Park National Cemetery from Loudon Park Cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,042 times since then and 117 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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