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Tangipahoa in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Camp Moore Confederate Cemetery

 
 
Camp Moore Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
November 23, 2009
1. Camp Moore Confederate Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Site of Camp Moore, 1861-1865, where Confederate soldiers from several states were trained, the largest camp of the Confederacy. A minor engagement was fought nearby, Oct 5-9, 1864. The men buried here died of disease while in the service of their cause.
 
Erected 1957.
 
Location. 30° 53.123′ N, 90° 30.671′ W. Marker is in Tangipahoa, Louisiana, in Tangipahoa Parish. Marker is on Camp Moore Road (State Highway 1052) 0.7 miles north of Jackson Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 70640 Camp Moore Road, Kentwood LA 70444, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp Moore #6 (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp Moore #1 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp Moore #5 (about 300 feet away); Camp Moore (about 400 feet away); Camp Moore #2 (about 400 feet away); Camp Moore #3 (about 500 feet away); Camp Moore Confederate Soldiers Memorial (about 600 feet away); Camp Moore #4 (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Tangipahoa.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Camp Moore Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
November 23, 2009
2. Camp Moore Confederate Cemetery Marker
 
 
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