Boulder Monument - Confederate Memorial Park - Higginsville, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 39° 05.874 W 093° 43.446
15S E 437385 N 4327890
Quick Description: Ex-Confederate Soldiers Home; cemetery and grounds now a state park.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 9/1/2019 6:48:38 AM
Waymark Code: WM117K0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
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Long Description:

County of marker: Lafayette County
Location of marker: 1st St., Confederate Home Cemetery, Jct. MO 213 & busi. MO-13, & MO-20, 2 miles N. of Higginsville
Marker erected by: Missouri Division United Daughters of the Confederacy
Photo old: 1935
Photo new: 2007

Plaque Text:

Dedicated to the memory and
VALOR OF THE CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS

Presented by
MISSOURI DIVISION
UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY


Confederate Memorial Park
Higginsville, Missouri
June 2, 1935


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The United Daughters of the Confederacy dedicated a monument in Confederate Memorial Park in 1935 to the valor of the Confederate veterans. The United States flag and the Confederate battle flag were presented on temporary stanchions." ~ Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Division of State Parks

Date Installed or Dedicated: 6/2/1935

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Missouri Division United Daughters of the Confederacy

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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