Confederate Memorial - Greenville, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 33° 07.501 W 096° 05.335
14S E 771605 N 3668919
Quick Description: Confederate Memorial is located on the Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum grounds.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 9/29/2019 7:05:34 PM
Waymark Code: WM11CVF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 1

Long Description:
Smithsonian Art Inventory

"A uniformed Confederate soldier stands at parade rest, holding the barrel of his rifle at chest height with both hands, the butt of the rifle resting by his feet. He wears a brimmed hat and has pouches strapped around his waist. The soldier is mounted upon a three-tiered granite base with rustic finish, and a relief of a Confederate flag with polished stripes."

Text on Base

"LOVINGLY DEDICATED TO THE SACRED
MEMORY OF THE HEROISM AND VALOR OF OUR
CONFEDERATE
1861 - DEAD - 1865
By Greenville Chapter
U.D.C. No. 1236
Jan. 5, 1926

Date Installed or Dedicated: 1/5/1926

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Greenville Chapter U.D.C. No. 1236

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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