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Okolona Battlefield

The cavalry Battle of Okolona culminated in the action at Ivey's Hill, about 10 miles north of Okolona on the Pontotoc Road (Mississippi Route 41). Several Union soldiers are buried there. A number of houses and public buildings in Okolona were used as temporary hospitals. A Confederate monument is in the center of downtown and a Confederate cemetery with an interpretive marker is on Park Lane Drive.

Okolona Battlefield: What's Nearby

Okolona, MS

Preservation

The American Battlefield Trust and our members have saved more than 270 acres at Okolona Battlefield.

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Related Battles

Okolona, MS | February 22, 1864
Result: Confederate Victory
Estimated Casualties
532
Union
388
Confed.
144