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Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers

 
 
Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
August 22, 2020
1. Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers Marker
Inscription.  Erected by the United States to mark the burial place of twenty-nine Confederate soldiers who died at Fort McHenry, Maryland, while prisoners of war, and whose remains were there buried, but subsequently removed to this section, where the individual graves cannot not be identified.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
 
Location. 39° 16.776′ N, 76° 40.52′ W. Marker is in Irvington in Baltimore, Maryland. Memorial can be reached from Frederick Avenue (Maryland Route 144). Marker is in Loudon Park National Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21229, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To the Memory of the Unknown Dead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Our Comrades (about 400 feet away); Maryland Naval Monument (about 400 feet away); Maryland Sons Monument (about 400 feet away); In Honor of Those Who Gave the Ultimate Sacrifice
Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
August 22, 2020
2. Burial Place of Twenty-Nine Confederate Soldiers Marker
The fence behind it separates Loudon Park National Cemetery from Loudon Park Cemetery.
(about 600 feet away); Address by President Lincoln (about 600 feet away); A National Cemetery System (about 600 feet away); Loudon Park National Cemetery (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Irvington.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,249 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 22, 2020.
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