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Winston-Salem in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Our Confederate Dead

 
 
Our Confederate Dead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 27, 2012
1. Our Confederate Dead Marker
Inscription.
[Front]
Erected by the
James B. Gordon Chapter
United Daughters of the Confederacy
October 1905
Winston-Salem, N.C.

[Back]
"Sleeping, but glorious,
Dead in Fame's portal,
Dead, but victorious,
Dead, but immortal!
They gave us great glory,
What more could they give?
They have left us a story,
A story to live!"

[Right]
In Camp on fame's eternal
camping ground.

[Left]
As Southern soldiers of the war
of 1861-1865 they share the fame
that mankind awards to the heroes
who served in that great conflict.

 
Erected 1905 by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 36° 5.9′ N, 80° 14.68′ W. Marker is in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Liberty Street, on the right when traveling east on 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Sit-In Victory In North Carolina
Our Confederate Dead Marker (front) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 27, 2012
2. Our Confederate Dead Marker (front)
(within shouting distance of this marker); O'Hanlon's Office Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forsyth County Men (within shouting distance of this marker); Winston-Salem Rotary Club (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Honorable Willie Jones of Halifax (about 600 feet away); Safe Bus Company (about 600 feet away); Thomas J. Wilson (about 700 feet away); Site of First House Erected in Winston (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Winston-Salem.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Our Confederate Dead Marker (back) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 27, 2012
3. Our Confederate Dead Marker (back)
Our Confederate Dead Marker (right) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 27, 2012
4. Our Confederate Dead Marker (right)
Our Confederate Dead Marker (left) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 27, 2012
5. Our Confederate Dead Marker (left)
Our Confederate Dead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 27, 2012
6. Our Confederate Dead Marker
Our Confederate Dead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 27, 2012
7. Our Confederate Dead Marker
Our Confederate Dead Monument image. Click for full size.
By Unknown, circa ca. 1910
8. Our Confederate Dead Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 398 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.   8. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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