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Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Confederate Cemetery

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, June 6, 2015
1. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Inscription. During the Confederate War, 1861-1865, more than 1600 Confederate soldiers and about 50 Federal prisoners were buried here. About 20 Confederate veterans have been buried here since the war. The tall monument was erected in 1892 by the Ladies' Memorial Association.
 
Erected by Tennesse Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 86.)
 
Location. 35° 58.464′ N, 83° 54.127′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker can be reached from Bethel Ave.. Touch for map. Access to cemetery is on Martin Luther King, Jr., Ave. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37915, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Clair Cobb (approx. 0.2 miles away); Odd Fellows Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); War on the Home Front (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Francis Yardley (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vinnies Italian Restaurant (approx. one mile away); James White (approx. one mile away); Chisholm Tavern (approx. 1.1 miles away); Blount Mansion (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
 
Also see . . .  The Bethel Confederate Cemetery & Museum. (Submitted on June 12, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, June 6, 2015
2. Confederate Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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