Moulton in Lawrence County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
General Leroy Pope Walker
Erected by Lawrence County Historical Commission,
Location. 34° 28.536′ N, 87° 17.558′ W. Marker is in Moulton, Alabama, in Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street (Alabama Route 33) and College Street, on the right when traveling south on Market Street. Touch for map. In front of Lawrence County Board of Education building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14131 Market St, Moulton AL 35650, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Judge Thomas M. Peters (within shouting distance of this marker); General Phillip Dale Roddy (approx. 0.3 miles away); A County Older Than The State (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lawrence County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Anne Newport Royall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gallagher Hill/Science Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Peerson/McKelvey Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Moulton.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia - LeRoy Pope Walker. (Submitted on October 24, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
2. Leroy Pope Walker. Secessionist, Politician, Confederate General. As the first Secretary of War in the CSA, appointed by President Jefferson Davis, he gave the signal, by telegraph from Montgomery, for the bombardment of Fort Sumter which started the five year civil war. (Submitted on October 24, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
Categories. • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.