Athens in Limestone County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
"In honor of these soldiers who made the supreme sacrifices during these trying times."
Erected 2016 by United Daughters of the Confederacy, Joseph E. Johnston Chapter 198.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 34° 48.22′ N, 86° 57.793′ W. Marker is in Athens, Alabama, in Limestone County. Marker can be reached from East Hobbs Street west of Thomas Street Touch for map. Marker is located in Athens City Cemetery, approximately across Hobbs Street (south) from Athens State University. Marker is in this post office area: Athens AL 35611, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Town Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Athens College Veteran's Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Athens Big Spring Memorial Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Athens College (approx. 0.3 miles away); Trinity School Cistern (approx. 0.4 miles away); Faces of Market Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); Scenes From Hobbs & Market Streets (approx. 0.4 miles away); North Side of Square (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2016, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 356 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 24, 2016, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.