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Old Pleasant Hill in De Soto Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Road to Cemetery

 
 
Road to Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
1. Road to Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
This road leads
to old cemetery where
soldiers of both armies
who fell in the
Battle of Pleasant Hill,
are buried.

 
Erected by the State of Louisiana.
 
Location. 31° 51.204′ N, 93° 30.842′ W. Marker is in Old Pleasant Hill, Louisiana, in De Soto Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Louisiana Route 175 and Parish Highway 1068, on the right when traveling north on State Route 175. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 23271 LA-175, Pelican LA 71063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate and Union Soldier Memorial (here, next to this marker); Headquarters Department of the Gulf / Headquarters Trans-Mississippi Dept. (a few steps from this marker); Old Pleasant Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Pleasant Hill Battlefield (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Cistern (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Pleasant Hill Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Pleasant Hill Battle Park (within shouting distance of this marker); War for Southern Independence (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Old Pleasant Hill.
 
Related marker.
Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
2. Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Located about 0.2 miles northeast up Parish Road 1068. Caution, the battlefield park property and everything leading to the cemetery is private property. Please respect the area and watch out for the cows!
Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Gateway of Pleasant Hill Battle Park leads to cemetery. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
3. Gateway of Pleasant Hill Battle Park leads to cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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