To Our Confederate Dead - Macon, Mississippi
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Assisted by: Groundspeak Regular Member SecurB
N 33° 06.365 W 088° 33.652
16S E 354357 N 3664131
Quick Description: Confederate memorial on the grounds of the Noxubee County Courthouse in Macon, Mississippi.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 11/25/2009 6:34:34 PM
Waymark Code: WM7R7E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 1
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 To Our Confederate Dead - Macon, Mississippi - posted by SecurB

Long Description:

The memorial has a statue of a uniformed Confederate soldier standing on a tall shaft. The monument is inscribed:

Front:

To Our Confederate Dead

On the back:

Erected By The
Walter Barker
Chapter No 242
United Daughters
Of The Confederacy
1901

Also on the back and sides are the names of Confederate soldiers from Noxubee county.

Date Installed or Dedicated: 6/12/1901

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Walter Barker Chapter No 242 United Daughters Of The Confederacy

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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Related Website: Not listed

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