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From The Bivouac of the Dead

By Theodore O'Hara

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, March 2, 2018
1. From The Bivouac of the Dead Marker
Inscription.  
The muffled drum's sad roll has beat
The soldier's last tattoo;
No more on life's parade shall meet
That brave and fallen few.
On Fame's eternal camping-ground
Their silent tents are spread,
And Glory guards, with solemn round,
The bivouac of the dead.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Cemeteries marker series.
 
Location. 38° 58.596′ N, 76° 30.315′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Memorial can be reached from West Street (Route 450) west of Taylor Avenue (Maryland Route 435), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 800 West Street, Annapolis MD 21401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Annapolis National Cemetery (here, next to this marker); A National Cemetery System (here, next to this marker); Address by President Lincoln (a few steps from this marker); Annapolis During The Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Anne Catharine Green
From <i>The Bivouac of the Dead</i> Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 2, 2018
2. From The Bivouac of the Dead Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Brown-Leanos Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Sharpening Our Governing Teeth: The 1708 Charter of Annapolis (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George H. Phelps, Jr. (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on October 18, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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