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Here Lee foughthis last battle,April 6, 1865.Ewell almostwon a great vic-tory but wasoverwhelmed bySheridan.Nottoway ChapterU.D.C. 1928
Panel 1: "Not for fame or reward, not for place or for rank; not lured by ambition or goaded by necessity; but in simple obedience to duty as they understood it; these men suffered all, sacrificed all, dared all, and died." Panel 2: To our dead heroes, …
[Front]:In Memory ofThe Boys in Gray—————Erected 1910by the Citizens ofLaurens Co.Under the Auspices ofJ.B. Kershaw ChapterU.D.C.Our Heroes[Reverse]:On flames eternal camp-ing groundTheir silent tents arespreadAnd glory guards …
(Side A):Camp Chase was a Civil War camp established in May 1861, on land leased by the U.S. Government. Four miles west of Columbus, the main entrance was on the National Road. Boundaries of the camp were present-day Broad Street (north), Hague Avenue (eas…
In memory of the Gadsden Alabama girl heroine Emma Sansom, who when the bridge across Black Creek had been burned by the enemy, mounted behind Gen. Forest and showed him a ford where his command crossed. He pursued and captured that enemy and saved the city…
This marks the place where Gen. N.B. Forrest with 322 men captured Col. A.D. Streight with 466 men May 3, 1863. Erected by Forney District Ala. United Daughters of The Confederacy June 3, 1939
Cleburne County was created December 6, 1866, and was named for Confederate Major General Patrick R. Cleburne. He was born March 17, 1828 in Ireland. He was the South's highest ranking foreign born officer and one of one of the best of any nationality. Gene…
(Front Inscription):That men of honor might forever knowthe responsibilities of freedomdedicated South Carolinians stoodand were counted for their heritageand convictions abiding faith in thesacredness of states rights providedtheir creed here many earnedet…
Oakley Park was built in 1835 by a prosperous Edgefield planter, Daniel Bird. In 1841, Bird's son was tragically killed in a shoot-out in front of the Edgefield County Courthouse. Suffering great sorrow at his loss, Bird sold his home and left town to rebui…
In loving memory ofRobert E. Leeand to mark the route of theDixie Highway"The shaft memorial and highway straightattest his worth — he cometh to his own." ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? — Littlefield —
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