Marker Details

Veterans of War of 1812 Who Fought Here

3523 Battleground Road (Independence Parkway)

La Porte , 77571

Commemorating War of 1812 veterans who also participated in the Battle of San Jacinto
Directions: West side of Battleground Road, Marker is at the base of a Magnolia tree, southeast of DeZavala Cemetery & the Sun-Dial, mounted on a small concrete monument

Key Time Period: 1836 - 1845 Republic of Texas

Corretions/New Research:

Marker Text: Planted by National Society U. S. Daughters of 1812 in honor of veterans of War of 1812 who fought here.

September 17, 1938
Marker Type: Plaque, tree memorial
Historical Org: U. S. Daughters of 1812

Key Map Information: 499 N

GPS Coordinates: 29 45.179, 95 05.379

Precinct No: 2

Marker No: 00233