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

Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery

 
 
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By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
1. Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
After the
Battle of Pleasant Hill
many brave men
were put to rest her.
Some wore gray,
some wore blue.

 
Erected by the State of Louisiana.
 
Location. 31° 51.345′ N, 93° 30.715′ W. Marker is in Old Pleasant Hill, Louisiana, in De Soto Parish. Marker can be reached from Parish Road 1068 0.2 miles north of 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 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stage Coach Station (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Welcome to Old Pleasant Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); War for Southern Independence (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pleasant Hill Battlefield (approx. 0.2 miles away); Account of the Battle of Pleasant Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
2. Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery Marker
Headquarters Department of the Gulf / Headquarters Trans-Mississippi Dept. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pleasant Hill Battle Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Pleasant Hill Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Old Pleasant Hill.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the Battle of Pleasant Hill. (Submitted on July 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
3. 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!
 
 
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 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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