The Texas in the Civil War Message Board

Minden Confederate Trench

The Confederate Trench will again be remembered in
this years Minden Cemetery's "Ghost Walk" on November
10, 2007, first tour begins at Noon, last tour begins
at 3:00 PM. at the Old Minden Cemetery, Minden, Louisiana.

There are about 23 unknown Confederate soldiers buried in
this trench with only Thomas L. Anderson of the 31st
Texas Cavalry, known. Any information on the remaining dead would be welcomed.

There is a tombstone in memory of the 23 unknown soldiers,
and a tombstone for Thomas L. Anderson located next to
this trench.