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Fairview Cemetery - Confederate Memorial - Van Buren, AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member linkys
N 35° 26.485 W 094° 21.018
15S E 377443 N 3922833
Quick Description: When the original memorial was moved to downtown Van Buren, a much smaller memorial marker was erected in the same location as the original
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 8/10/2012 5:06:10 AM
Waymark Code: WMF255
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 4

Long Description:

This memorial, erected sometime after the original Confederate Memorial to was moved downtown in 1906, reads:

ERECTED IN MEMORY OF
OUR CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS
FROM ARK., TEX., LA., MO., AND
INDIAN TERRITORY,
WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE
BATTLES OF OAK HILL, ELK HORN,
AND PRAIRIE GROVE.

ERECTED BY
MARY LEE CHAPTER U.D.C.
OF VAN BUREN, ARKANSAS
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Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

Photo or photos will be uploaded.: yes

Date Installed or Dedicated: Not listed

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Not listed

Rating (1-5): Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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