Near Opelousas in Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Battle of Opelousas
Erected 2014 by The Sons of Confederate Veterans, Mouton Camp No. 778.
Location. 30° 29.763′ N, 92° 5.316′ W. Marker is near Opelousas, Louisiana, in Saint Landry Parish. Marker is on State Highway 182 0.2 miles south of Judson Walsh Drive (Parish Route 1-250), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in the grassy area just north of Ray's Grocery Plus Plus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6042 South Union Street, Opelousas LA 70570, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Bowie Residence (approx. 1.4 miles away); Humble Cottage Lodge No. 19 (approx. 2.5 miles away); Opelousas Colored School (approx. 2.5 miles away); Opelousas (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Opelousas Black Academy At Mt. Olive Baptist Church (approx. 3.3 miles away); St. Landry Catholic Church (approx. 3.3 miles away); Lt. Fr. Joseph "Verbis" Lafleur (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opelousas.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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