Jonesboro in Craighead County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Troops Raised in Craighead County
Erected 2015 by Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission; Col. Robert G. Shaver Camp 1655, Sons of Confederate Veterans; James W. Honnoll Chapter 2607, United Daughters of the Confederacy; W. Danny Honnoll and M. Ray Jones, ACWSC Commissioners; Arkansas Historic Preservation Program. (Marker Number 96.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 49.251′ N, 90° 42.342′ W. Marker is in Jonesboro, Arkansas, in Craighead County. Marker is on Southwest Drive south of East Highland Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Arkansas (approx. 1.2 miles away); Craighead County Court House (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Battle of Jonesboro (approx. 1.2 miles away); In Memoriam United Spanish War Veterans (approx. 1.2 miles away); Last Confederate Veteran (approx. 2.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture article on Jonesboro & the Civil War. (Submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.