Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument
to mark the burial place of
184 Confederate Soldiers
As shown by the records, who, while prisoners of war, died either at Chester, Pa., and were there buried, or at Philadelphia and were buried in Glenwood Cemetery, and whose remains were subsequently removed to this Cemetery, where the individual graves cannot now be identified.
Topics and series. This monument and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
Location. 40° 3.509′ N, 75° 9.383′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Limekiln Pike and Haines Street (69th Avenue). Marker is located near the northwest corner of the Philadelphia National Cemetery grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6909 Limekiln Pike, Philadelphia PA 19138, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Confederate Burials in the National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.C.T. Burials in the National Cemetery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Philadelphia National Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Mexican-American War Monument (about 800 feet away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 0.2 miles away); In The Battle of Germantown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Address by President Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); Village of La Mott (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Philadelphia National Cemetery
Also see . . . Philadelphia National Cemetery. (Submitted on July 26, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 10, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 26, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.