Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
CSS Alabama Memorial
officers and men of the CSS Alabama
who perished during the attack of the USS Kearsarge
on June 19, 1864
Yeo George Applebee • FN Christian Pust
Stew A G Bartelli • Sea John Roberts
Cox Henry Fisher • 3rd Asst Engr William Robertson
Pay Stew Frederick Johns • Carp William Robinson
Actg Surg David H Llewellyn • Capt of Head H Ustaker
Drummer Martin Miditch • Sea Walter VanASS
• WRB David H
Location. 30° 40.425′ N, 88° 3.838′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker can be reached from Virginia Street 0.1 miles east of South Ann Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1202 Virginia Street, Mobile AL 36604, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crew of CSS H. L. Hunley Memorial (here, next to this marker); Battle of Mobile Bay Memorial (here, next to this marker); Battle of Coffeeville Memorial (here, next to this marker); Mobile National Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Fort Blakely Monument (within shouting Confederate Rest (approx. ¼ mile away); Oakleigh (approx. 0.6 miles away); W.H. Council Traditional School (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
More about this marker. Walter VanASS is actually Walter Van Ness
Also see . . .
1. Crew of the CSS Alabama on June 19, 1864 (.pdf). (Submitted on July 29, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. The Engagement Between the C.S.S. Alabama and the U.S.S. Kearsarge. (Submitted on July 29, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 29, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 29, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.