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Albert Sydney Johnston

Gravesite in Texas State Cemetery

 
 
Albert Sydney Johnston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 1998
1. Albert Sydney Johnston Marker
Inscription. Born in Kentucky in 1803, Confederate General Albert Sidney Johnston died on April 6, 1862, from wounds suffered in the Battle of Shiloh. His remains were placed in the Texas State Cemetery in 1867. Elisabet Ney, Texas’ most prominent nineteenth-century sculptor, created this effigy of Johnston in 1904.
 
Location. 30° 15.913′ N, 97° 43.597′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker is on Navasota Street. Click for map. His grave site in Texas State Cemetery is located in the Confederate Field Section 2, Row A, Number 13. Marker is in this post office area: Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John A. Wharton (a few steps from this marker); Capt. Jesse Billingsley (within shouting distance of this marker); Stephen F. Austin (within shouting distance of this marker); John Edward Lewis (within shouting distance of this marker); General Moseley Baker (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jones Hardeman (within shouting distance of this marker); Bailey Hardeman (within shouting distance of this marker); Capt. and Mrs. Chauncey Johnson (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Austin.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Albert Sydney Johnston Grave Site image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 1998
2. Albert Sydney Johnston Grave Site
Confederate Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 61998
3. Confederate Field Marker
Confederate Soldiers Unknown marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 61998
4. Confederate Soldiers Unknown marker
Texas State Cemetery entrance image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 1998
5. Texas State Cemetery entrance
Texas State Flag flying in the cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 1998
6. Texas State Flag flying in the cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 18, 2016.
 
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