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Franklin in Williamson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

To The Soldiers Of Florida

at the Battle of Franklin

 
 
To The Soldiers Of Florida Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 16, 2019
1. To The Soldiers Of Florida Marker
Front
Inscription.  Front:
The Florida soldier for duty’s sake, undaunted, stood to the front of the battle until no light remained to illuminate the field of carnage, save the luster of his chivalry and courage.

Finley’s Brigade
Col. Robert Bullock
Maj. Jacob A. Lash

1st Florida Infantry
3rd Florida Infantry
4th Florida Infantry
1st Florida Cavalry
6th Florida Infantry
7th Florida Infantry
Perry’s Florida Battery

Back:
Florida Troops
Battle Of Franklin


The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding go out to meet it.

Monument Sponsored By
Florida Division Sons of Confederate Veterans
S.C.V. Kirby-Smith Camp #1209
S.C.V. Finley’s Brigade Camp #1614
3rd. Batt. CO. D Mechanized Cavalry Florida
S.C.V. A. Livingston Camp #745
S.C.V. Sam Davis Camp #1293
Order of Confederate Rose Florida Society
Joe Hill Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Andy G. Strickland, Esq.
 
Erected by Florida
To The Soldiers Of Florida Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 16, 2019
2. To The Soldiers Of Florida Marker
Back
Division Sons of Confederate Veterans.
 
Location. 35° 53.325′ N, 86° 52.676′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Tennessee, in Williamson County. Marker is on Columbia Pike (U.S. 31) 0.2 miles south of Mack C. Hatcher Memorial Park, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Winstead Hill Park, Franklin TN 37064, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mississippi (here, next to this marker); Tennessee, A Grave or a Free Home (a few steps from this marker); 3" Ordinance Gun (a few steps from this marker); Freeman's Battery, Forrest's Artillery (a few steps from this marker); Our Ancestors (a few steps from this marker); Hood and Schofield (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Tennessee (a few steps from this marker); Brigadier's Walk (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Winstead Hill Confederate Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 16, 2019
3. Winstead Hill Confederate Memorial Park
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 9, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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