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Covington in Kenton County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Sons of Union Veterans Monument

 
 
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 30, 2021
1. Sons of Union Veterans Monument
Inscription.  
Sons of Union Veterans
of the Civil War
Department of Kentucky
Nelson-Garfield Memorial
Camp #3
dedicated
this 29th of May 2000

to the cherished memory of
the loved and lost, who have
laid so costly a sacrifice
upon the altar of freedom
with grateful thanks from
the republic they died to save

 
Erected 2000 by Nelson-Garfield Memorial Camp #3, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 39° 4.41′ N, 84° 30.879′ W. Marker is in Covington, Kentucky, in Kenton County. Memorial is on Linden Grove Cemetery, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 West 13th Street, Covington KY 41011, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spanish-American War Monument (here, next to this marker); GAR Monument (here, next to this marker); SFC Clotus O. Farris (a few steps from this marker); Veteran's Monument (a few
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 30, 2021
2. Sons of Union Veterans Monument
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steps from this marker); Linden Grove Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sandford House / Western Baptist Theological Institute (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. John the Evangelist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); John G. Carlisle (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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