Newton in Newton County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Doolittle C.S.A. Cemetery
Erected 1958 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 19.883′ N, 89° 9.502′ W. Marker is in Newton, Mississippi, in Newton County. Marker is on Northside Drive (U.S. 80), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newton MS 39345, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grierson's Raid (approx. 0.8 miles away); Confederate Hospital (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hickory (approx. 7.9 miles away); Sherman at Decatur (approx. 8 miles away); Medgar Evers (approx. 8 miles away); Lake Railroad Depot (approx. 10 miles away); Chunky River Train Wreck (approx. 10.1 miles away).
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 31, 2011, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 568 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 31, 2011, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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