Jacksonville in Duval County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Skirmish at Cedar Creek
Union 4th Mass. Cavalry, 40th Mass. Mounted Infantry,
Losses: 1 Killed, 4 Wounded, 5 Captured
Confederate 2nd FL. Cavalry, 5th Fl. Cavalry, 27th GA. Infantry,
11th S.C. Infantry Chatham Artillery
Losses: 7 Killed, 12 Wounded
Erected by Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #1209.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 30° 17.93′ N, 81° 45.306′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Marker is on Lenox Avenue 0.2 miles west of Lane Avenue S (State Road 103), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville FL 32205, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Van Zant House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles (approx. 4.6 miles away); United States Railroad Administration Locomotive (approx. 5.2 miles away); Centennial Hall Edward Waters College (approx. 5.3 miles away); Old Brewster Hospital (approx. 5.6 miles away); Second Missionary Baptist Church of LaVilla Historic King's Road British East Florida (approx. 5.8 miles away); Sinking of the Maple Leaf (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
Also see . . . Original marker. This Marker has been stolen, reward on the return or information leading to the return of this marker. The plaque at Cedar Creek shows where a skirmish killed eight. "...plaque will serve as an on-the-spot history lesson that brings the past to life and increases awareness of "what we owe to those who came before us." (Submitted on March 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
1. Current Marker is a replacement marker
— Submitted March 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.