Raymond in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Battle of Raymond
Erected 1971 by The Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 14.409′ N, 90° 26.702′ W. Marker is in Raymond, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on State Highway 18 0.2 miles south of Port Gibson Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raymond MS 39154, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. DeGolyer's Battery and the Artist's Eye (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. 8th Battery, Michigan Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); McPherson's Deployment (within shouting distance of this marker); Eyewitnesses in the Storm (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A "Soldiers' Battle" in the Underbrush (about 700 feet away); Texas Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Battery D, 1st Illinois Light Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. 11th Battery, Ohio Light Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raymond.
Also see . . . Friends of Raymond. Organization focused on preserving and interpreting the site of this battlefield. (Submitted on January 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2010, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,445 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 2, 2010, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. 2, 3. submitted on June 12, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 6, 2015, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 8. submitted on February 7, 2015, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 9. submitted on January 2, 2010, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.