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Vernon in Wilbarger County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Vernon Texas Confederate Monument

 
 
Vernon Texas Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 14, 2016
1. Vernon Texas Confederate Monument
Inscription.
In Honor
of those who fought
and died; of those
who fought and lived

This monument is
erected by the Daughters
of the Confederacy of
Vernon Texas
A.D. 1916
1861-1865

 
Erected 1916 by Daughters of the Confederacy of Vernon Texas.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 34° 9.178′ N, 99° 17.051′ W. Marker is in Vernon, Texas, in Wilbarger County. Marker is at the intersection of Wilbarger Street (Business U.S. 287) and Main Street (U.S. 183), on the right when traveling west on Wilbarger Street. Touch for map. Monument is located at the southwest corner of the Wilbarger County Courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1700 Wilbarger Street, Vernon TX 76384, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Napoleon 12 Pounder Bronze Field Gun Model 1857 (here, next to this marker); Early Wilbarger County (here, next to this marker); Wilbarger County WWI Memorial (here, next to this marker); Vernon Drugstore
Vernon Texas Confederate Monument (<i>wide view; showing nearby monuments and markers on left</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 14, 2016
2. Vernon Texas Confederate Monument (wide view; showing nearby monuments and markers on left)
(was about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); Thaddeus Edgar Johnson (approx. 0.2 miles away); W. D. Berry Home (approx. half a mile away); Waggoner-Hicks House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wilbarger County (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vernon.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 23 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 16, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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