Corinth in Alcorn County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
William P. Rogers
Erected by the Texas Div.
United Daughters of the
the surviving members of the
and admiring friends
August 15, A.D. 1912.
A native of Alabama
December 17, A.D. 1817
Captain of Mississippi Rifles
First man to mount walls
U.S. Consul to Mexico 1849
Signed Ordinance of Secession
of Texas Feb. 1861
Col. 2nd Tex. Infantry
Brevet Brigade Commander.
Erected 1912 by Texas Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Location. 34° 56.258′ N, 88° 31.735′ W. Marker is in Corinth, Mississippi, in Alcorn County. Marker is at the intersection of West Linden Street and Sharp Street, on the left when traveling west on West Linden Street. Located on the grounds of Battery Robinett at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 W Linden St, Corinth MS 38834, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Brigadier-General Joseph Lewis Hogg (a few steps from this marker); Texas Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Corinth - 1862 (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Corinth - 1862 (approx. ¼ mile away); Corinth Panorama -- 1862 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Union Troops at Corinth (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Decision at the Crossroads" Corinth: October 4, 1862 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Caboose #2994 (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corinth.
Also see . . . Shiloh National Military Park - Corinth. National Park Service (Submitted on September 26, 2015.)
Categories. • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on September 25, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.