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Memphis in Clark County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

General Jefferson C. Davis 1828-1879

 
 
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By TeamOHE, May 17, 2018
1. General Jefferson C. Davis 1828-1879 Marker
Inscription.  Was born in Clark Co., Ind. Appointed colonel of the 22nd Indiana Infantry. After promotion to brigadier general for service at Pea Ridge, he saw action at Corinth, Murfreesboro, and Chickamauga and the Atlantic Campaign.
 
Erected 1963 by The Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 38° 28.998′ N, 85° 45.78′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Indiana, in Clark County. Marker is on U.S. 31 north of Ebenezer Church Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis IN 47143, 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 flies. World War II Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Korean Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Pigeon Roost (approx. 9.2 miles away); a different marker also named Pigeon Roost (approx. 9.2 miles away); Old Borden Tavern / Borden Museum
General Jefferson C. Davis 1828-1879 Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 17, 2018
2. General Jefferson C. Davis 1828-1879 Marker
(approx. 10 miles away); Borden Institute Site (approx. 10 miles away); Northern Boundary of Clark's Grant (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
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3. General Jefferson C. Davis 1828-1879
 
 
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