Erected by the citizens of Springfield to the memory of general nataniel Lyon who fell at the Battle of Wilsons Creek while commanding the Union Army August 10, 1861.
Springfield National Cemetery
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Record added: Apr 18, 2001
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Added: Dec. 18, 2013
God Bless You, General Lyon for having the courage to oppose your adversary even though you were out numbered. Your life may have ended that August day in 1861 in the 'Battle of Wilsons Creek' but the memory of your courage only just began. Rest in Peace,...(Read more)|
Added: Dec. 19, 2012
Added: Oct. 19, 2012
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