Wabash Valley Civil War Sesquicentennial Project
Civil War Locations in Owen County, Indiana
Riverside Cemetery Located in Spencer, Indiana
The Civil War Monument is located at the Riverside Cemetery in Spencer, Indiana. Erected by the Women's Relief Society, the Civil War monument was erected in 1939. Each star on the monument represents a fallen solider from Owen County who fought in wars prior to 1939.
Civil War Cannons
Located at Fort Pitt, these two cannons below were used in the Civil War. In 1905, they were donated by the Gettysburg Post.
Photo Credit: Rebekah Abby Colwell