Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis (HMYRN)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70130 Orleans Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 55.711', W 90° 4.788'

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Born at Fairview, KY. June 3, 1808
U.S. Army 1828-1835
Served in Black Hawk War
Congressman U.S. 1845-1846
Colonel Mississippi Volunteers in War with Mexico
Rendered Gallant Service in the taking of Monterey and Buena Vista where he was severely wounded
Senator U.S. 1847-1851
Secretary of War U.S. 1853-1857
Senator U.S. 1857-1861
President C.S.A. 1861-1865
Prisioner, Fortress Monroe 1865-1867
Erected by Ladies Confederate Memorial Association
May 17, 1930
Year Placed1930
Placed ByLadies Confederate Memorial Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 12:36pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 781909 N 3314450
Decimal Degrees29.92851667, -90.07980000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 55.711', W 90° 4.788'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 55' 42.66" N, 90° 4' 47.28" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)504, 225
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1140 First St, New Orleans LA 70130, US
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