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Colbert County Confederate Veterans Memorial - Tuscumbia, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation
N 34° 44.020 W 087° 42.226
16S E 435571 N 3843734
Quick Description: The Colbert County Confederate Veterans Memorial is located on the Colbert County Courthouse lawn.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 3/6/2015 7:37:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMNFM3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
Views: 3

Long Description:
The Colbert County Confederate Veterans Memorial is a square stone shaft topped with a soldier with his musket. The soldier is wearing a uniform with a floppy hat. He has a bedroll over his shoulder and a bayonet on his belt.

Memorial Text:

A tribute to the Confederate soldiers od Colbert County by the Tuscumbia Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1911

The men were right who wore the gray, and right can never die.
"The manner of their death was the crowning glory of their lives." 1861-1865

God of our fathers, help us to preserve for our children the priceless treasure of the true story of the Confederate soldier.
Date Installed or Dedicated: 1/1/1911

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Tuscumbia Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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Related Website: Not listed

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