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Unknown Soldiers from the Past

I live about 30 minutes from Cabot, Arkansas and have been wanting to visit this Confederate... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
novastella1010
Peaceful

On a visit to Cabot, Arkansas to see my son, I had noticed a sign for a confederate cemetery. I am... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2017
SallyS4
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Wadsworth, Ohio
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“Unknown Soldiers from the Past”
Nov 12, 2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live about 30 minutes from Cabot, Arkansas and have been wanting to visit this Confederate Cemetery for about a year. Well, yesterday, I took my whole family to see it for a short Sunday, day trip and it was actually an enjoyable outing. The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

On a visit to Cabot, Arkansas to see my son, I had noticed a sign for a confederate cemetery. I am always up for visiting historical sites so as the weather was very nice for a mid November day, we decided to visit. In 1862,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank SallyS4
Reviewed September 30, 2016

There is a memorial here, as well as a children's playground. Our favorite playground in the area, it still includes a mary-go-round!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Russ_and_Kee
Reviewed September 19, 2016

I was not aware of this civil war era cemetery and have lived within twenty miles of it for over ten years. I happened upon the name (Camp Nelson) while doing some research on a civil war ancestor and discovered much to my surprise that...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Ark_1864
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Camp Nelson is a quiet little memorial on the outskirts of Cabot, just east of the city. How peaceful and quiet is it? Well, I live just a few houses away. I find it just that relaxing. On the adjacent westerly lying piece of property...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Marty P
Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Respect to be had for them but not much to it short history info! Although 1500 people was a huge amount back in 1800's no roads all on horseback n foot

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Scott P
Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

In nice area, Easy to find, Playground near site, Small children enjoysetting, Picnic area, Enjoy the lesson.

Thank EdL324
Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

Its hard to not tear up reading the history on this wonderful location. Its a must see! I must say that I feel as if the Confederate flag should still fly here. ....Respect. ...

Thank roberth577
Reviewed May 7, 2013

I had no idea about this place, nor how the civil war affected the area at all. The saddest part to me was the headstones simply list "A Soldier"... no names - leading to the realisation of so many wives and families waiting for husbands,...More

2  Thank Simon W
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Not much at this location except allot of history Google it and then go you will enjoy it much more.

Date of experience: March 2013
2  Thank Geoark1946
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