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

Louisiana

C.S.A.

 
 
Louisiana Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
1. Louisiana Memorial
Inscription. (Front):
To the
Soldiers of Louisiana
who died for the South
in the Valley Campaign.
This monument has been erected
in memory of their noble,
daring and heroic endurance
in their country's cause.

(Left Side):
Sleep in peace with kindred ashes
of the noble and the true;
Hand that never failed their country
hearts that never baseness knew.

(Back):
They died
for the principles
upon which
all true republics
are founded.

(Right Side):
Remember their valor.
Keep holy the sod.
For honor to heroes
Is glory to God.

 
Location. 39° 10.941′ N, 78° 9.436′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Marker is on Mt Hebron Drive, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located in the Stonewall Cemetery (Confederate section) of the Mt. Hebron Cemetery. Entrance to the Cemetery is at the intersection of Boscawen Street and East Lane. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 East Boscawen Street, Winchester VA 22601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Florida (a few steps from this marker); Mississippi (a few steps from this marker); Alabama
Front Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
2. Front Inscription
(within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to the Unknown and Unrecorded Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); The Third Battle of Winchester (within shouting distance of this marker); South Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Confederate Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Virginia (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Winchester.
 
Also see . . .  Louisiana Section of the Stonewall Confederate Cemetery. Seventy Confederate soldiers from Louisiana are buried in the section of the cemetery. (Submitted on January 24, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Left Side Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
3. Left Side Inscription
Back Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
4. Back Inscription
Right Side Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
5. Right Side Inscription
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 591 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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