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Independence in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial

 
 
Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, January 29, 2012
1. Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker
Closeup of Memorial
Inscription.
(Confederate Battle Flag)

1861 - 1865
C * S * A

Sacred to
The Memory of
The Soldiers of
THE CONFEDERACY
 
Erected 1924 by Independence Chapter 710 United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 39° 5.157′ N, 94° 24.754′ W. Marker is in Independence, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker can be reached from Noland Rolad, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 701 South Noland Road, Independence MO 64050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kritser House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lewis-Bingham-Waggoner Estate (approx. 0.3 miles away); Harpie Club (approx. half a mile away); Our Jackson County Pioneers (approx. half a mile away); Harry S. Truman (approx. half a mile away); A Century of Progress (approx. half a mile away); First Battle of Independence (approx. half a mile away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
 
More about this marker. This marker
Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, January 29, 2012
2. Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker
Closeup of Inscription
is located in the Woodlawn Cemetery, behind the office.
 
Also see . . .
1. Woodlawn Cemetery. Information from the City of Independence Parks and Recreation on Woodlawn Cemetery. (Submitted on February 11, 2012, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.) 

2. Independence Missouri Department of Tourism. This is the official link for Independence Missouri Visitor's Bureau. (Submitted on February 11, 2012, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.) 

3. Wikipedia Entry on John Taylor Hughes. (Submitted on February 11, 2012, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
4. Wikipedia Entry for the 1st Battle of Independence, Mo. (Submitted on February 11, 2012, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, January 29, 2012
3. Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker
Area photo of Memorial
Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, January 29, 2012
4. Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker
John Taylor Hughes - Brigadier General of Missouri State Guard - was killed in the 1st Battle of Independence. He is buried near the Memorial.
Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, January 29, 2012
5. Woodlawn Cemetery Confederate Memorial Marker
Gravesite of Colonel John R. Boyd - also buried in Woodlawn Cemetery and also killed in the 1st Battle of Independence.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2012, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 597 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 11, 2012, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.
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