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Confederate Soldiers Memorial - Gainesville, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 33° 37.450 W 097° 08.728
14S E 672025 N 3722027
Quick Description: Statue on the NE corner of the Cooke County Courthouse lawn. Erected to honor the soldiers and sailors of the Confederacy and the women who ministered to them.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 12/2/2019 2:09:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM11QCK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
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Long Description:
Smithsonian Art Inventory

"A Civil War soldier, dressed in military uniform with a canteen, a hat, and a blanket over his proper left shoulder, stands against a tree stump. The figure holds a rifle with his right hand and leans it over his right shoulder. The figure is placed atop a tall pedestal which stands on a three tiered base that is decorated on the front with two crossed flags and on the rear with two crossed rifles."

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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Date Installed or Dedicated: Not listed

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Not listed

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