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Glynn County Confederate Monument, Brunswick, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 31° 08.653 W 081° 29.612
17R E 452955 N 3445689
Quick Description: The Glynn County Confederate Monument is located in Hanover Square on Newcastle St near the Saint Francis Xavier Church in Brunswick, GA.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 3/28/2013 11:33:30 AM
Waymark Code: WMGPH5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 2

Long Description:
A confederate soldier stands on top of a tall column. He is dress in a confederate uniform, complete with knee length coat, cape and hat. His right foot is slightly forward of his left. He has curly hair and a mustache. His gun rest on the ground in front of him and he holds it in both hand by the barrel. The shaft is decorated with a relief of a Confederate flag on the front.




There is text on all four sides of the base as follows:

Confederate States of America
1861 to 1865
Lord God of Hosts be with us yet
Least we forget Least we forget

Erected
April 26th 1902
A tribute of love
From the ladies
Memorial association of
Brunswick, Georgia to the
Heroes of the Confederacy
1861 to 1865

In honor of the
Confederate Soldiers.
Who died to repel
Unconstitutional
Invasion , to protect the
Rights reserved to the
People to perpetuate
For ever the sovereignty
Of the state.


?? the sacred
Dust of warriors
Tried and true, who
Bore the flag of our
National trusted: and fell
In the cause, though
Lost, still just and
Died for you and me.
TITLE: Glynn County Confederate Monument

ARTIST(S): Unknown

DATE: April 26th 1902

MEDIUM: Sculpture: marble; Base: stone and brick

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS GA000381

Direct Link to the Individual Listing in the Smithsonian Art Inventory: [Web Link]

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
North end of Hanover Square On Newcastle St south of Howe St Brunswick, GA


DIFFERENCES NOTED BETWEEN THE INVENTORY LISTING AND YOUR OBSERVATIONS AND RESEARCH:
The gun is now there. The date on the statue is April 26th 1902.


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