Centerburg in Knox County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
General Daniel Harris Reynolds, C.S.A.
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As a captain, Reynolds first saw action in August of 1861 at Wilson’s Creek in Missouri where he was injured in a fall from his horse. Despite his injury, he remained in the fight. An able soldier and leader, Reynolds received steady promotions within the Confederate Army, attaining the rank of brigadier general in 1864. After distinguished service spanning the entire war, Reynolds suffered a wound requiring the amputation of his leg at Bentonville, North Carolina, the last major battle of the war. Reynolds returned to Arkansas to reestablish his law
Erected 2011 by Birgadier General Roswell S. Ripley Camp No. 1535, Sons of Confederate Veterans and the Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 10-42.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection, and the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 40° 18.3′ N, 82° 41.738′ W. Marker is in Centerburg, Ohio, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 36) and Clayton Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Centerburg OH 43011, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hartford Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.6 miles away); Hartford Village Civil War Column (approx. 4.6 miles away); Pagetown (approx. 7.8 miles away); Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial (approx. 8.1 miles away); Knox County Poor Farm / Knox County Infirmary (approx. 8.2 miles away); Birthplace of Gen. Wm. S. Rosecrans Major General William Starke Rosecrans / Glacial Erratics (approx. 9.7 miles away); Sunbury Veterans Memorial (approx. 9.7 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Daniel Harris Reynolds (1832–1902). Biographical entry in The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture. (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.)
2. General Daneil Harris Reynolds, CSA. Biography at HistoryCentral.com. (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.)
3. Civil War News. Worthy of the Cause for Which They Fought: The Civil War Diary of Brigadier General Daniel Harris Reynolds, 1861-1865, edited by Robert Patrick Bender. A review by Jeff Patrick, an NPS interpretive specialist at Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield. (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.)
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