Confederate Monument - Eutaw, Alabama
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 32° 51.026 W 087° 54.051
16S E 415703 N 3635065
Quick Description: Confederate memorial located in the Mesopotamia Cemetery in Eutaw, Alabama.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 11/20/2009 10:04:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM7Q1T
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman
Views: 7

Long Description:
The Confederate Monument has a south-facing Confederate soldier standing on top of a pedestal. The monument is inscribed 1861-1865 Our Confederate Heroes. It is also inscribed with the surnames of 387 Greene County soldiers who lost their lives in the war. The monument was unveiled on April 24, 1908 by the Ladies Memorial Association of Greene County, a group which later organized as the Green county chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Date Installed or Dedicated: 4/24/1908

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Ladies Memorial Association of Greene County

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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