Battle of Carthage Memorial – Carthage, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 10.606 W 094° 18.642
15S E 383646 N 4115286
Quick Description: Memorial honoring the soldiers from both the Union and Confederacy who fought the Battle of Carthage, located on the grounds of the Jasper County Courthouse in Carthage, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/12/2015 8:16:32 PM
Waymark Code: WMNPA9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:

 The Memorial is a white marble monument located northeast of the courthouse.

Text of Memorial:

BATTLE OF CARTHAGE

IN MEMORY OF THE MEN
IN BLUE AND GRAY WHO
FOUGHT HERE ON JULY 5, 1861

DEDICATED BY THE UNITED
VETERANS OF CARTHAGE, WHO
FOUGHT SIDE BY SIDE IN FOUR
FOREIGN WARS, ON JULY 4, 1961

Date Installed or Dedicated: 7/4/1961

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: United Veterans of Carthage

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Other or General Civil War

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