Murfreesboro in Rutherford County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Murfreesboro Confederate Soldiers Monument
who fell in the great Battle of Murfreesboro,
Dec. 31, 1862, and January 2, 1863,
and in minor engagements in this vicinity,
this monument is erected.
built of a people's love.
Honor decks the turf that wraps their clay.
Erected 1901 by Daughters of the Confederacy.
Location. 35° 50.773′ N, 86° 23.496′ W. Marker is in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, in Rutherford County. Marker is at the intersection of North Church Street and North PublicSquare, on the left when traveling north on North Church Street. Touch for map. This monument is northeast of the Rutherford County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 Public Square, Murfreesboro TN 37130, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rutherford County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); The Founding of the County (within shouting distance of this marker); 1860s View of East Main Street Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Forrest's Murfreesboro Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); General Griffith Rutherford (within shouting distance of this marker); Morgan's Wedding (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Murfreesboro (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murfreesboro.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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