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Harrisonburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Confederate Monument

 
 
North face of the Confederate Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, October 11, 2007
1. North face of the Confederate Monument
Inscription. (North face):
This
Monument is erected by
the Ladies Memorial Association
in grateful remembrance of the
gallant Confederate Soldiers,
who lie here.
They died in defense of the rights
of the South,
in the war between the States,
from 1861 to 1865.

(West face):
1876.
In memory of men
who with their lives
vindicated the principles of
1776.

(South face):
Battles
of the Valley of the Shenandoah.
McDowell, Piedmont, Cross Keys,
Port Republic,
New Market, Cedar Creek,
Kernstown,
Harrisonburg, Winchester,
Harpers Ferry

(East face):
The
Southern Solider
Died for his Country.
Success is not Patriotism.
Defeat is not Rebellion.

 
Erected 1876 by Ladies Memorial Association.
 
Location. 38° 26.87′ N, 78° 51.723′ W. Marker is in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Marker is on East Market Street (U.S. 33), on the left
West face of the Confederate Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, October 11, 2007
2. West face of the Confederate Monument
when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisonburg VA 22801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Woodbine Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Woodbine Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); McNeill’s Rangers (approx. 0.4 miles away); Edgar Amos Love (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hardesty-Higgins House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Harrisonburg (approx. 0.4 miles away); Court Square & Springhouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Big Spring (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Harrisonburg.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Harrisonburg and Rockingham County in the Civil War.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
South face of the Confederate Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, October 11, 2007
3. South face of the Confederate Monument
East face of the Confederate Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, October 11, 2007
4. East face of the Confederate Monument
Confederate Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Robert H. Moore, II, October 11, 2007
5. Confederate Monument
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,053 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 26, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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