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Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Louisiana Civil War Monument

 
 
Louisiana Civil War Monument Marker (East side) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 26, 2017
1. Louisiana Civil War Monument Marker (East side)
Inscription.
{East side}
To the
Louisianians
who died
in defense of
Vicksburg
1862 - 1863

{South side}
In life
the shock of battle:
In death's sleep:
Peace
and endless fame.

{North side}
Dedicated
June 11th 1887.

Louisiana

{West side}
By their
surviving
comrades.

 
Erected 1887 by Survivors of Louisiana regiments stationed in Vicksburg.
 
Location. 32° 20.913′ N, 90° 52.8′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Monroe Street south of Crawford Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Monroe Street, Vicksburg MS 39180, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Combat Wounded Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Warren County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); C S Headquarters Stevenson's Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Vicksburg-Warren-County Memorial.
Louisiana Civil War Monument (South side) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 26, 2017
2. Louisiana Civil War Monument (South side)
(within shouting distance of this marker); 901, 905, 913 Crawford Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Balfour House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John D. Cobb House (about 600 feet away); Debate and Decision (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Louisiana Civil War Monument (north side). image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 26, 2017
3. Louisiana Civil War Monument (north side).
Louisiana Civil War Monument (west side). image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 26, 2017
4. Louisiana Civil War Monument (west side).
View of memorial looking south on Monroe Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 26, 2017
5. View of memorial looking south on Monroe Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 60 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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