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Confederate Mound

 
 
Confederate Mound Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 23, 2003
1. Confederate Mound Marker
Inscription. These Confederate soldiers and sailors died at Indianapolis while prisoners of war. They were transferred here from Greenlawn Cemetery in 1933 to rest eternal. A large monument to these dead now stands in Garfield Park, Indianapolis, Indiana.
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Location. 39° 49.002′ N, 86° 10.386′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker can be reached from West 38th Street east of Dr Martin Luther King Jr Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. The marker is located in Crown Hill Cemetery, Section 10, Memorial No. 16. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 West 38th Street, Indianapolis IN 46208, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Richard Jordan Gatling (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Harrison (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crown Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole (approx. 0.6 miles away); Home of Charles Warren Fairbanks (approx. one mile away); North Meridian Street Historic District (approx. 1.2 miles away); Joseph W. Summers Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); Indiana Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Indianapolis.
 
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Confederate Mound Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 23, 2003
2. Confederate Mound Marker
 Crown Hill Cemetery. (Submitted on April 7, 2015.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Charles W Brouse-Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 23, 2003
3. Charles W Brouse-Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
He is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Section 7, Lot 41. He was awarded the medal for action on November 25, 1863 at Missionary Ridge, TN
John McKenzie-Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 23, 2003
4. John McKenzie-Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient.
He is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Section 21, Lot 1. He served in the Union Army under the name of John Kinsey. He was awarded the medal for action on May 18, 1864 at Spotsylvania VA
Jacob Johnson Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 22, 2004
5. Jacob Johnson Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
He is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Section 37, Lot 1670. He served in the Union Navy under the name of John Swanson. He was awarded the medal for action on January 15, 1865 at Fort Fisher NC
 
 
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