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Confederate Dead Memorial - Greenville, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo
N 31° 49.744 W 086° 37.381
16R E 535673 N 3521551
Quick Description: A memorial in downtown Greenville's Confederate Park dedicated to the war dead Butler County.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 12/14/2013 4:15:44 PM
Waymark Code: WMJPQZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
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Long Description:
The 16 foot tall soldier sits atop a 25 foot granite base.

Inscriptions:

Front: Our Confederate Dead
Back: To the memory of Butler CO's Confederate Soldiers
West: Erected 1903 by the The Father Ryan Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
East: Dead, but his spirit breathes;

Dead, but his heart is ours;

Dead, but his sunny and sad land wreathes

His crown with tears for flowers.

Father Ryan
Date Installed or Dedicated: 6/6/1903

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: The Father Ryan Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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Related Website: Not listed

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