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Helena Battlefield

Battery C is on Yorkshire Drive on the west edge of town, several markers there tell the story of the battle. A historic marker at the site of Fort Curtis is located downtown on Perry and Columbia Streets. The Delta Cultural Center on Cherry Street has some local Civil War exhibits, and several Civil War waysides are in Court Square Park downtown. Maple Hill Cemetery contains gravesites of Confederate soldiers who died during the battle. The cemetery is also the final resting place of Confederate Gen. Patrick Cleburne, who was killed at the Battle of Franklin. 

Helena Battlefield: What's Nearby

Helena, AR
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Battery C Park
Helena, AR
Civil War  |  Museum
Delta Cultural Center
Helena, AR
Civil War  |  Cemetery
Helena Confederate Cemetery
Helena, AR
Civil War  |  Self-Guided Tour
Helena, Arkansas, Civil War Sites Driving Tour
Helena-West Helena, AR
Civil War  |  Museum
St. Charles Museum
St. Charles, AR
Civil War  |  Historic Site
City of Clarendon
Clarendon, AR
Civil War  |  Historic Site
The Inn at Hunt Phelan
Memphis, TN
Civil War  |  Museum
Mississippi River Museum at Mud Island
Memphis, TN
Civil War  |  Museum
Memphis Pink Palace Museum
Memphis, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Arkansas Post National Memorial
Gillett, AR

Preservation

The American Battlefield Trust and our members have saved more than 56 acres at Helena Battlefield.

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Related Battles

Helena, AR | July 4, 1863
Result: Union Victory
Estimated Casualties
1,842
Union
206
Confed.
1,636