Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Elmira in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Confederate Soldiers Memorial

Elmira New York

 
 
Confederate Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
1. Confederate Soldiers Memorial
Inscription.
In Memory of
The Confederate Soldiers
in the War Between the States
who died in Elmira Prison
and lie buried here
erected by the
United Daughters of the Confederacy
November 6, 1937

 
Erected 1937 by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 42° 6.588′ N, 76° 49.669′ W. Marker is in Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker can be reached from Davis Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in the Confederate section of Woodlawn National Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 Walnut Street, Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Burials (within shouting distance of this marker); Shohola Railroad Accident Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Gettysburg Address (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Burials in the National Cemetery (about 400 feet away); Woodlawn National Cemetery (about 500
Confederate Soldiers Memorial Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
2. Confederate Soldiers Memorial Inscription
feet away); A National Cemetery System (about 500 feet away); John W. Jones Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Augustus W. Cowles (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mark Twain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans of All Wars (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
 
Also see . . .
1. Elmira Prison Camp. From the Chemung History website. Includes pages listing those buried in the cemetery. (Submitted on June 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Woodlawn National Cemetery. Veterans Affairs page on the cemetery. (Submitted on June 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

3. Civil War Album. (Submitted on March 15, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Confederate Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
3. Confederate Soldiers Memorial
Confederate Soldiers Memorial<br>Surrounded by Confederate Graves image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
4. Confederate Soldiers Memorial
Surrounded by Confederate Graves
Confederate Section of the Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
5. Confederate Section of the Cemetery
On Memorial Day 2010, all graves, including Confederate, were marked with US flags.
Confederate Soldiers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, 20
6. Confederate Soldiers Memorial Marker
Confederate Soldiers Memorial<br>Surrounded by Confederate Graves image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
7. Confederate Soldiers Memorial
Surrounded by Confederate Graves
Confederate Soldiers Memorial<br>Overlooking the Confederate Burials image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
8. Confederate Soldiers Memorial
Overlooking the Confederate Burials
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,029 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   2, 3, 4. submitted on November 1, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   5. submitted on June 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   6. submitted on October 31, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   7, 8. submitted on November 1, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
Paid Advertisement