Jackson in Madison County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The Battle of Salem Cemetery
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 47.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 37.768′ N, 88° 45.938′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker is on Cotton Grove Road 0.3 miles north of Paul Coffman Drive/North Parkway E, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the unpaved entrance to the Old Salem Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson TN 38305, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Unknown Sentry Stands Guard (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Salem Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Large Oak Tree (about 300 feet away, Jones' Anglewood (approx. 1½ miles away); John Luther Jones (approx. 2.3 miles away); Lane College (approx. 2.3 miles away); Adam Huntsman (approx. 2.4 miles away); Merry High School (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Additional keywords. Forrest's Raid
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2010, by L. David Barnette of Trenton, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,021 times since then and 52 times this year. Last updated on December 28, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Photos: 1. submitted on October 24, 2010, by L. David Barnette of Trenton, Tennessee. 2. submitted on December 29, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 4, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.