Memorial to Confederate Soldiers - Reidsville, North Carolina
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon
N 36° 20.796 W 079° 39.484
17S E 620417 N 4023228
Quick Description: This Memorial to Confederate Veterans is located in the Greenview Cemetery in Reidsville, North Carolina.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 11/7/2007 9:23:45 AM
Waymark Code: WM2HR2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
Views: 56

Long Description:
A number of Confederate Veterans are buried in the Greenview Cemetery in Reidsville, North Carolina. This Memorial stands near the Confederate Graves and was erected in 1956 by the United Daughters of the Confederacy.

The inscription on the monument reads:

"TO THE CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS OF ROCKINGHAM COUNTY.
TRUE AS THE STEEL OF THEIR TIRED BLADES, HEROES IN HEART AND HAND, THEY FOUGHT LIKE BRAVE MEN, LONG AND WELL. LET POSTERITY LEARN THEIR TRUE STORY, AND FOREVER HONOR THEIR PATRIOTIC DEVOTION."

"DEDICATED TO THE HONOR AND SACRIFICE OF THE MEN OF THE CONFEDERACY. 1861 - 1865"
Date Installed or Dedicated: 01/01/1956

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

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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