Near Garfield in Benton County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
who fell on
Mar., 6,7, & 8
May yet form the footstool of Liberty's throne;
And each single rock in the war-path of Alight.
Small yet be a rock in the Temple of Right.
And names in the graves that shall not be forgot;
Give me the land of the wreck and the lamb,
There's a grandeur in graves - There's a glory in gloom
And the living tread light on the hearts of the dead.
Or give me a land that is best by the dust.
and bright with the deeds of
Marker series. This marker is included in the Battlefield Trails - Civil War marker series.
Location. 36° 27.177′ N, 94° 1.005′ W. Marker is near Garfield, Arkansas, in Benton County. Marker is on Military Park Road (County Road 65), on the right when traveling south. Located at stop eight, Elkhorn Tavern, on the driving tour of Pea Ridge National Military Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Garfield AR 72732, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Remembrance and Reunion (a few steps from this marker); Reunited Soldiery Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Pea Ridge and the Trail of Tears (within shouting distance of this marker); Lifeline for Two Armies (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Disastrous Retreat (about 500 feet away); Vulnerable in Victory Elkhorn Tavern Taken (about 600 feet away); The Butterfield Overland Mail Route (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Garfield.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Pea Ridge Battlefield by Markers
Also see . . . Pea Ridge National Military Park. (Submitted on September 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: War, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,617 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 6. submitted on February 23, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.