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Lake Village in Chicot County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Chicot County Confederate Monument

CSA

 

1861 - 1865

 
Chicot County Confederate Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 17, 2015
1. Chicot County Confederate Monument Marker
Inscription.
Front (West side)
"To the Confederate
soldiers of Chicot
County, the record
of whose sublime
self sacrifice and
undying devotion is
the proud heritage
of a loyal posterity."


Rear (East side)
We care not whence
they came,
Dear, in lifeless
clay;
Whether unknown or
known to fame,
their cause and coun-
try still the same,
they died and wore
the gray.
Father Ryan.

Erected by the
Captain McConnell
and
George K. Cracraft
Chapters U.D.C.
A.D., 1910.
and Chicot County

 
Erected 1910 by the Captain McConnell and George K. Cracraft Chapters U.D.C.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 33° 19.88′ N, 91° 16.898′ W. Marker is in Lake Village, Arkansas, in Chicot County. Marker is at the intersection of North Lakeshore Drive (State Highway 144) and Main Street, in the median on North Lakeshore Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 Main Street, Lake Village AR 71653, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
Chicot County Confederate Monument (Front -West Side) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 17, 2015
2. Chicot County Confederate Monument (Front -West Side)
within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chicot County (a few steps from this marker); Italian Immigrants On Sunnyside Plantation (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Hope Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Col. Charles A. Lindbergh (approx. 1.8 miles away); Colonel Charles A. Lindbergh (approx. 1.8 miles away); Saunders-Pettit-Chapman-Cook Plantation Home (approx. 4.4 miles away); The Battle at Ditch Bayou (approx. 5 miles away); Lakeport in the Civil War (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lake Village.
 
More about this marker. The monument was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the monument. (Submitted on November 4, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Notable PlacesWar, US Civil
 
Chicot County Confederate Monument (Rear - East Side) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 17, 2015
3. Chicot County Confederate Monument (Rear - East Side)
View north on Lakeshore Drive. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 17, 2015
4. View north on Lakeshore Drive.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 4, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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