Civil War Camps
Location: SR 2 W & Colfax Avenue, La Porte. (La Porte County, Indiana)
Erected by the Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission, 1963
ID# : 46.1962.1
See also marker 46.1996.1 Camp Anderson.
Two Civil War training camps: Colfax and Jackson, were located near La Porte. The 9th and 29th Indiana Volunteer Infantry regiments were organized and trained here.