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Magnolia Cemetery (Burial Place of Hunley Victims)

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This is the burial place of the HL Humley submarine victims. From WikiPedia: H. L. Hunley was a submarine of the Confederate States of America that played a small part in the American Civil War, but a large role in the history of naval warfare. The Hunleydemonstrated both … Continue reading Magnolia Cemetery (Burial Place of Hunley Victims)

Battle of Boonville Wayside Marker

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Location: Marker is located in front of the Warden’s Residence adjacent to the Boonville Correctional Facility at 1216 East Morgan Street in Boonville. Marker Reads: On June 17, 1861, the Battle of Boonville took place at this and other locations … Continue reading Battle of Boonville Wayside Marker

Battle of Fayette Wayside Marker

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Location: On the Plaza near Student and Community Center Fayette, MO Marker Reads: The Battle of Fayette occurred on Sept. 24, 1864, when a large force of guerrillas assaulted a fortified Union garrison in Fayette. The attacking force of approximately 250 partisans was led … Continue reading Battle of Fayette Wayside Marker