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

The monument is located outside of the park.

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.



Other nearby monuments on the Battle of Pea Ridge Battlefield.

There are 15 monuments nearby.

Curtis' Headquarters (about 167 feet away) ; Getting Ready To Fight (about 219 feet away) ; City of Soldiers (about 242 feet away) ; The Enemy Is Behind Us! (about 255 feet away) ; “Dat De Shpot, Sergent!” (approx. 0.6 miles away) ; That Beautiful Charge (approx. 0.6 miles away) ; A Perfect Storm of Shot and Shell (approx. 0.8 miles away) ; Confederate Sunset (approx. 0.8 miles away) ; Fiery Finale on Ruddick's Field (approx. 1.1 miles away) ; Night Moves (approx. 1.1 miles away) ; It was the Grandest Thing I Ever Saw... (approx. 1.1 miles away) ; A Village Full of Wounded Men (approx. 1.1 miles away) ; Hard Fighting Near Leetown (approx. 1.1 miles away) ; Leetown (approx. 1.1 miles away) ; Slaughter in the Rocks (approx. 1.1 miles away) . Map all of the Monuments on the battlefield.






U.S. Army Headquarters 1862, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2016/09/19 13:43:17
3. U.S. Army Headquarters 1862
 
U.S. Army Headquarters 1862, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2016/09/19 13:43:17
4. U.S. Army Headquarters 1862
 
U.S. Army Headquarters 1862, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2016/09/19 13:44:10
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 14 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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