Benton in Polk County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Polk County Confederate Monument
To remember is to honor
Co. E, 5th TN Cavalry
Co. F, 29th TN Inf.
Co. A, 43rd TN Inf.
Co. D, 3rd TN Inf.
Co. C, 3rd TN Inf.
Co. B, 29th TN Inf.
Erected 2009 by Tellico Iron Works Chapter 2636, United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 10.392′ N, 84° 39.183′ W. Marker is in Benton, Tennessee, in Polk County. Memorial is at the intersection of U.S. 411 and Benton Station Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 411. Marker is on the Polk County Courthouse Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6239 US-411, Benton TN 37307, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Polk County Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Polk County World Wars Memorial (here, next to this marker); Civil War in Polk County (within shouting distance of this marker); Bear Lawson Bridge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Nancy Ward (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Nancy Ward (approx. 1.6 miles away); Historic Benton Station (approx. 2 miles away); Ocoee No. 1 (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benton.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2021.