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Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Graves, Monuments, and Memorials

of the American Civil War

 
 
Graves, Monuments, and Memorials of the American Civil War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 9, 2007
1. Graves, Monuments, and Memorials of the American Civil War Marker
Inscription. In Mount Olivet Cemetery are the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers who fought in the battles of South Mountain, Antietam, Gettysburg, and Monocacy. Near the graves is the Confederate Monument, and the Memorial to children who fought and died in the Civil War. Nearby is the monument at the grave of Frederick's Barbara Fritchie.
 
Location. 39° 24.422′ N, 77° 24.795′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Broadway Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Just at the north entrance to Mount Olivet Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Frederick MD 21701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. USS Francis Scott Key (SSBN 657) ( within shouting distance of this marker); Roger Brooke Taney ( within shouting distance of this marker); Francis Scott Key ( within shouting distance of this marker); “Frederick's Other City” ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Francis Scott Key ( about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Francis Scott Key (
North Entance to Mount Olivet Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 9, 2007
2. North Entance to Mount Olivet Cemetery
about 300 feet away); Maryland's “Cemetery Beautiful” ( about 300 feet away); Thomas Johnson ( about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
 
Also see . . .
1. Mount Olivet Cemetery. (Submitted on September 26, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Listing of Confederate Soldiers Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery. (Submitted on September 26, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Monument to the Confederates from Frederick County image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 9, 2007
3. Monument to the Confederates from Frederick County
Confederate Graves image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 9, 2007
4. Confederate Graves
To the left of the Confederate Memorial and Unknown Graves extend a long line of Confederate headstones.
Marker Gravestone for Unknown Confederate Soldiers image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 9, 2007
5. Marker Gravestone for Unknown Confederate Soldiers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 26, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,802 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 26, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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