Port Hudson National Cemetery

20978 Port Hickey Rd.
Zachary, Louisiana

Historic Document

Port Hudson National Cemetery is located in East Baton Rouge County, Louisiana certified as a historic location on Thursday May 20, 1999. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Funerary, more specifically a Cemetery. Port Hudson National Cemetery was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Military.

Port Hudson National Cemetery Information

Other Name: Civil War Era National Cemeteries MPS
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1861
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Meigs, Montgomery C.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Veterans Administration

Port Hudson National Cemetery Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 199
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 2
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Zachary Historic Locations East Baton Rouge County Historic Locations Louisiana Historic Locations