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Iuka in Tishomingo County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Battle of Iuka

 
 
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By Karl Stelly, May 5, 2011
1. Battle of Iuka Marker
Inscription. Bloody clash of Sept. 19, 1862 resulted from attempt of Gen. Wm. Rosencrans, U.S.A., to expel Gen. Sterling Price, C.S.A., from N.E. Mississippi. In 2 hours one-third of men engaged were casualties.
 
Erected by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 47.758′ N, 88° 12.5′ W. Marker is in Iuka, Mississippi, in Tishomingo County. Marker is on Veterans Memorial Drive (State Highway 25), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Iuka MS 38852, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The 11th Ohio Battery (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brig. Gen. Henry Little (approx. 0.6 miles away); Patriot William Gray (approx. 0.7 miles away); Iuka Normal (approx. 1.2 miles away); "Twin Magnolias" (approx. 1.4 miles away); Old Tishomingo County Courthouse (approx. 1.4 miles away); Iuka (approx. 1.4 miles away); Iuka Methodist Church (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Iuka.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Battle of Iuka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
2. Battle of Iuka Marker
Battle of Iuka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
3. Battle of Iuka Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 771 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 1, 2012, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.   2, 3. submitted on January 19, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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