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Milam County Memorial - Cameron, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 30° 50.987 W 096° 58.560
14R E 693545 N 3414707
Quick Description: Metal plaque on a metal pole on the South corner of the Milam County Courthouse lawn.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 5/28/2018 8:37:02 AM
Waymark Code: WMYC6H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 1

Long Description:
At the top is a confederate flag. Text below says:

IN MEMORY OF THE 670 MEN FROM MILAM COUNTY WHO SERVED IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY DURING THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES AND THOSE WHO SUPPORTED THEM ON THE HOME FRONT DURING THE YEARS 1860-1865. AGAINST THE MOST TREMENDOUS ODDS THAT AMERICANS HAVE EVER FACED IN BATTLE, THESE MEN STOOD STEADFAST WITH THEIR COMRADES IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY FOR 4 YEARS. THOSE THAT SURVIVED THE WAR RETURNED HOME TO MILAM COUNTY TO WORK TO HELP MAKE TEXAS THE GREAT STATE IT IS TODAY.

Below the text is a TEXAS emblem. And below that is text that says:
PLACED BY THE MILAM COUNTY SESQUICENTENNIAL COMMITTEE IN 1986, THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF TEXAS.
Date Installed or Dedicated: 1/1/1986

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Milam County Sesquicentennial Committee

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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