Carrollton in Carroll County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
General James Shields
Died in Ottumwa · Iowa
Soldier · Jurist · Statesman
United States Senator from
Illinois · Minnesota and Missouri
Cerro Gordo · Chapultepec
Winchester · Port Republic
Erected by the United States
under an Act of the Congress
Approved March 15-1910
Location. 39° 23.016′ N, 93° 29.135′ W. Marker is in Carrollton, Missouri, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 65 and County Road 620/CC, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 65. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: St Mary's Cemetery, Carrollton MO 64633, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named General James Shields (approx. 1.9 miles away); Court House Bell (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (approx. 11.9 miles away); Port of Waverly (approx. 11.9 miles away); Gen. Joseph O. Shelby Park (approx. 12.2 miles away).
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . .
1. James Shields Congressional Bio. (Submitted on November 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. General James Shields: soldier, orator, statesman (by Henry A. Castle, Minnesota Historical Society). (Submitted on November 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Politics • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 188 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.