Near Pelican in De Soto Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Army of the Tennessee
Third Division Sixteen Army Corps
14th Iowa - Lieut. Col. Joseph Newbold
27th Iowa - Col. James I. Gilbert
32nd Iowa - Col. John Scott
24th Missouri - Maj. Robert W. Fyan
Non Veterans of 21st Missouri Attached
25th New York Battery - Lt. I.D. Southworth
Battle losses for April 9, 1864
210 Men partial list below
(List of Names)
Erected 1994 by the Battle of Pleasant Hill, Inc.
Location. 31° 51.426′ N, 93° 31.646′ W. Marker is near Pelican, Louisiana, in De Soto Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Louisiana Route 175 and Parish Road 419, on the right when traveling east on State Route 175. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pelican LA 71063, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least Dog Trot House (approx. half a mile away); Confederate and Union Soldier Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Road to Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Headquarters Department of the Gulf / Headquarters Trans-Mississippi Dept. (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pleasant Hill Battlefield (approx. 0.8 miles away); Stage Coach Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); Old Pleasant Hill (approx. 0.8 miles away); Welcome to Old Pleasant Hill (approx. 0.9 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.