Carrollton in Carroll County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
General James Shields
Died in Ottumwa · Iowa
Soldier · Jurist · Statesman
United States Senator from
Illinois · Minnesota and Missouri
Cerro Gordo · Chapultepec
Winchester · Port Republic
Erected by the United States
under an Act of the Congress
Approved March 15-1910
Location. 39° 23.016′ N, 93° 29.135′ W. Marker is in Carrollton, Missouri, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 65 and County Road 620/CC, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 65. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: St Mary's Cemetery, Carrollton MO 64633, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named General James Shields (approx. 1.9 miles away); Court House Bell (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (approx. 11.9 miles away); Port of Waverly (approx. 11.9 miles away); Gen. Joseph O. Shelby Park (approx. 12.2 miles away).
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . .
1. James Shields Congressional Bio. (Submitted on November 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. General James Shields: soldier, orator, statesman (by Henry A. Castle, Minnesota Historical Society). (Submitted on November 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Politics • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.