Benton in Saline County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Saline County Records
Erected 2014 by Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission; Saline County Clerk Dennis Milligan; Jim Harris, Ragan Kyzer, Megan Tucker, Patrick Rhodes; Circuit Judges Bobby McAllister, Gary Arnold, Grisham Phillips, Robert Herzfeld. (Marker Number 77.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is August 31, 1863.
Location. 34° 33.88′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Benton AR 72015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saline County Revolutionary War Soldiers (a few steps from this marker); Saline County's Everlasting Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); Saline County in the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Bicentennial - Saline District Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation Iraqi Freedom / Operation Enduring Freedom Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Persian Gulf War Memorial (about 300 feet away); Quapaws, Choctaws, and Chickasaws Passed Here (about 300 feet away); Old Southwest Trail (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benton.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 8, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 8, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 8, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.