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Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in Saint Louis County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War Memorial

1861 • 1865

 

—Fraternity • Charity • Loyalty —

 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 10, 2016
1. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.

In loving memory of our valiant
ancestors who fought to preserve
the Union with loyalty to God,
Country, and Flag for a just
and lasting peace.

A house divided against
itself cannot stand
A. Lincoln

Dedicated Sept. 17, 1995


 
Erected 1995 by Julia Dent Grant Tent #16, Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
 
Location. 38° 29.867′ N, 90° 16.79′ W. Marker is in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Missouri, in Saint Louis County. Marker is at the intersection of South Drive and Monument Drive, on the right when traveling east on South Drive. Click for map. Monument is between Sections 12 and 13. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2900 Sheridan Road, Saint Louis MO 63125, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Union Women Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Minnesota Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Burials in the National Cemetery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); To The Confederate Dead 1861 - 1865 (about 500 feet away); U.S. Army Air Forces Air Crash Victims May 13, 1945
Civil War Memorial (back) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 10, 2016
2. Civil War Memorial (back)
(about 700 feet away); Victims of the Japanese Massacre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michael Joseph Blassie (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Submariners Lost in World War II (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 10, 2016
3. Civil War Memorial
Looking SW
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 80 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on July 28, 2016.
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