DeFuniak Springs in Walton County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Cosson Family Tragedy
Erected 2012 by The Walton County Board of County Commissioners and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-741.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • War, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1936.
Location. 30° 39.222′ N, 86° 10.442′ W. Marker is in DeFuniak Springs, Florida, in Walton County. Marker is on Cosson Road, one mile west of Coy Burgess Loop, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in a small vehicle turnout on the north side of Cosson Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Defuniak Springs FL 32435, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Chautauqua Hall of Brotherhood (approx. 5.6 miles away); Florida Education Association: The Beginning (approx. 5.6 miles away); Walton-DeFuniak Library (approx. 5.7 miles away); Florida's First Confederate Monument (approx. 6 miles away); Walton County Confederate Monument (approx. 6 miles away); Eucheeanna Community (approx. 7.7 miles away); Euchee Valley Presbyterian Church And Cemetery (approx. 10.2 miles away); Doolittle Raiders (approx. 11.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in DeFuniak Springs.
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