Near Benoit in Bolivar County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
William Fisher Johnson
Erected 2010 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Heroes. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical date for this entry is March 31, 1912.
Location. 33° 37.06′ N, 91° 3.528′ W. Marker is near Benoit, Mississippi, in Bolivar County. Marker is on State Highway 1, 1.1 miles north of Lake Vista Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Benoit MS 38725, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow Mississippi River Blues: The 1927 Flood (approx. 1.9 miles away); Eddie Taylor (approx. 3.7 miles away); Eddie Shaw (approx. 3.7 miles away); Winterville Mounds (approx. 9.1 miles away); Symbols Tell Stories (approx. 9.1 miles away); Winterville (approx. 9.1 miles away); Lockheed T-33A (approx. 10.2 miles away); History of the 51-6601 (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benoit.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 16, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.