Westwego in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1971 by Louisiana Tourist Commission.
Location. 29° 57.056′ N, 90° 9.172′ W. Marker is in Westwego, Louisiana, in Jefferson Parish. Marker is on River Road (State Highway 541) 0.1 miles north of Wiegand Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2141 River Road, Westwego LA 70094, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Parapet (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Parapet (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Parapet (approx. 0.9 miles away); Jefferson Highway (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dubreuil Concession and Levee (approx. 0.9 miles away); The St. Charles Line (approx. 1.3 miles away); Town of Carrollton (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mater Dolorosa Church (approx. 1.4 miles away).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2015. This page has been viewed 152 times since then and 24 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on August 1, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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