Monument

U.S. Army Headquarters 1862

Battle of Pea Ridge



U.S. Army Headquarters 1862, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2016/09/19 13:43:33
1. U.S. Army Headquarters 1862
 
Inscription:
U.S. Army Headquarters
1862


This site was the camp-ground for commanding officers and headquarters of U.S. Army for Battle of Pea Ridge. Here councils of war were held. Camp for 10,500 soldiers. U.S. Army located 1 ½ miles south. Depot of supplies 1 mile north of this site.

Erected by
Winton Spring Farm.
1935




U.S. Army Headquarters 1862, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2016/09/19 13:43:22
2. U.S. Army Headquarters 1862
 


Classification
Allegiance: Union
Type: Marker
Level: Headquarters
Military Arm: Combined Arms




Location of the monument:
This monument is visible from the road. It is located at N 36° 26.4347  W 94° 1.8981. Map it

Parking is available on Marshall St (old U.S. 62). near  N 36° 26.4531   W 94° 1.9077
Park on the side of the road.

To reach this monument:
This monument is on the side of the entrance road to the Pea Ridge National Military Park. The monument is on the right when traveling east.




 

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3. U.S. Army Headquarters 1862
 
 

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4. U.S. Army Headquarters 1862
 
 
 

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5. U.S. Army Headquarters 1862
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on September 19, 2017. This page has been viewed 248 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 0 time(s) since then. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on September 19, 2017. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 were submitted on 09/19/2017 by Byron Hooks.


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