Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in Saint Louis County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Union Women Memorial
1861 • Lest We Forget • 1865
—Fraternity • Charity • Loyalty —
who fought on the battlefields,
nursed and comforted the sick and dying,
and sacrificed their own lives
to preserve our nation
Dedicated June 2, 1996
Erected 1996 by Julia Dent Grant Tent #16, Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
Location. 38° 29.87′ N, 90° 16.795′ W. Marker is in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Missouri, in Saint Louis County. Marker is at the intersection of South Drive and Monument Drive, on the right when traveling east on South Drive. Touch for map. Monument is in Section 13. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2900 Sheridan Road, Saint Louis MO 63125, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Minnesota Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Burials in the National Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); To The Confederate Dead 1861 - 1865 (about 500 feet away); U.S. Army Air Forces Air Crash Victims May 13, 1945 (about 700 feet away); Victims of the Japanese Massacre Michael Joseph Blassie (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Submariners Lost in World War II (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil • Women •
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