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Jeffersontown in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Confederate Soldiers Monument

 
 
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By Bradley Owen, October 11, 2019
1. Confederate Soldiers Monument
Inscription.  

Wilson P. Lilly.
Rev. Sherwood Hatley.
Confederate soldiers
October 25, 1864.

Robbed of the glory of death on the field of battle by Stephen C. Burbridge who ordered them shot without cause or trial
Erected to the memory of the four martyrs by the Albert Sydney Johnston Chapter U.D.C. of Louisville, Ky. June 11, 1904.
Martyrs

 
Erected 1904 by Albert Sydney Johnston Chapter of the Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 38° 11.457′ N, 85° 34.182′ W. Marker is in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Memorial is at the intersection of Watterson Trail and Ruckriegel Parkway, on the right when traveling north on Watterson Trail. The memorial is located on the west side of Jeffersontown City Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3702 Billtown Road, Louisville KY 40299, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Conrad-Seaton House / Valentine Conrad Pottery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Edward Church
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Trainer and Jockey (approx. 0.3 miles away); Restoration Project (approx. half a mile away); Christ Lutheran Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); "Nunnlea" (approx. 2.1 miles away); Tyler Settlement (approx. 2˝ miles away); Soldier's Retreat (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jeffersontown.
 
More about this monument. The monument was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 17, 1997.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 2, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on February 2, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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