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Richard M. Gano, CSA

 
 
Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker close up image. Click for full size.
By Kayla Harper, September 11, 2020
1. Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker close up
Inscription.  
In Morgan's raids, KY, Tenn.
Commanded Gano's Brigade Texas Cavalry, in ARK.
Captured Union train with
$1,500,000 stores.

Erected by the State of Texas 1965
 
Erected 1965 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 6718.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 32° 45.759′ N, 96° 45.467′ W. Marker is in Dallas, Texas, in Dallas County. Marker can be reached from Oakland Circle 0.2 miles east of South Malcom X Boulevard. Located in Oakland Cemetery on the north side of the circular drive around the tall white obelisk. Historical marker is missing, only the actual grave stone marks Richard Gano's burial location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3900 Oakland Cir, Dallas TX 75215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John C. McCoy (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tueria Dell Marshall (approx. half a mile away); Juanita Craft House (approx. 0.6 miles away);
Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kayla Harper, September 11, 2020
2. Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker
L. Butler Nelson Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lincoln High School (approx. 0.7 miles away); South Boulevard-Park Row Historic District (approx. 0.9 miles away); WRR Radio (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fabulous Quarter Horse Steel Dust (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dallas.
 
Also see . . .
1. Richard Montgomery Gano. Wikipedia (Submitted on September 18, 2020.) 

2. General Richard Montgomery Gano. History of the Restoration Movement (Submitted on September 18, 2020.) 
 
Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kayla Harper, September 11, 2020
3. Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker
Gano family gravesite with Richard Gano's marker in the front.
Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kayla Harper, September 11, 2020
4. Richard M. Gano, CSA Marker
Richard M. Gano, CSA gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Kayla Harper, September 11, 2020
5. Richard M. Gano, CSA gravesite
Richard M. Gano's twin son's grave image. Click for full size.
By Kayla Harper, September 11, 2020
6. Richard M. Gano's twin son's grave
He named his twin sons after his favorite generals - Robert Lee and Sidney Johnston.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2020, by Kayla Harper of Dallas, Texas. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 17, 2020, by Kayla Harper of Dallas, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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