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Emporia in Greensville County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County

 
 
Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 9, 2009
1. Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County Monument
Inscription.
To the
Confederate Soldiers
of Greensville County

1861.-1865.
Who, in defence of rights
they believed sacred,
took up arms against
the invaders of Virgina.

"The glory dies not and
the grief is past."

(back)
Erected by the Daughters
of the Confederacy
of Greensville County,
Virginia, 1910

 
Erected 1910 by Daughters of the Confederacy of Greensville County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 36° 41.204′ N, 77° 32.532′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia, in Greensville County. Marker is on South Main Street (U.S. 301) south of Spring Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. This memorial is located on the lawn of the Greensville County Court House. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greensville County (a few steps from this marker); Veterans of the 1914-1918 World War I (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Hicks (within shouting
Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County Monument (back) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 9, 2009
2. Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County Monument (back)
distance of this marker); Chaplain Thomas M. Bulla (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin D. Tillar, Jr. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grave of Gen. John R. Chambliss, Jr. (about 700 feet away); Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Early Masonic Lodges (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Emporia.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 699 times since then and 81 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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