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Battle of Mobile Bay Memorial

 
 
Battle of Mobile Bay Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 8, 2011
1. Battle of Mobile Bay Memorial Marker
Inscription.
This memorial is dedicated to
US Navy, US Marine Corps, and
Confederate States Navy personnel
who lost their lives in the
Battle of Mobile Bay, Civil War

August 5, 1864

 
Location. 30° 40.426′ N, 88° 3.837′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker can be reached from Virginia Street 0.1 miles east of South Ann Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1202 Virginia Street, Mobile AL 36604, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. CSS Alabama Memorial (here, next to this marker); Battle of Coffeeville Memorial (here, next to this marker); Crew of CSS H. L. Hunley Memorial (here, next to this marker); Mobile National Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Rest (approx. mile away); Oakleigh (approx. 0.6 miles away); W.H. Council Traditional School (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mobile.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Mobile Bay Wikipedia article. (Submitted on July 29, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Battle of Mobile Bay painting. image. Click for full size.
Public Domain by Julian O. Davidson
2. Battle of Mobile Bay painting.
Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID pga.04035.

2. Civil War Trust article about Battle of Mobile Bay. (Submitted on July 29, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
Memorial amongst other memorials at Magnolia Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
3. Memorial amongst other memorials at Magnolia Cemetery
Magnolia National Cemetery interpretive marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2015
4. Magnolia National Cemetery interpretive marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 273 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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