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Statesboro in Bulloch County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Statesboro Confederate Monument

 
 
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By Mike Stroud, August 2008
1. Statesboro Confederate Monument







Inscription. South Face
Comrades
In Memory Of
The
Confederate Soldier
1861 - 1865

West Face
" How many a glorious
name for us,
How many a story of
fame for us
They left ! Would it
not be a blame for us
if their memories part
from our land and heart,
and a wrong to them,
and a shame to us?"

East Face
Erected by
The Statesboro Chapter
United Daughters Of
The Confederacy
Number 1100
April 26, 1909


 
Erected 1909 by United Daughters Of The Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 32° 26.934′ N, 81° 46.989′ W. Marker is in Statesboro, Georgia, in Bulloch County. Marker is on East Main Street (State Highway 24) near South Main Street (U.S. 301). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Statesboro GA 30458, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The March to the Sea (within shouting distance of this marker); Bulloch County Courthouse
Statesboro Confederate Monument at Bulloch County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
2. Statesboro Confederate Monument at Bulloch County Courthouse
(within shouting distance of this marker); Bulloch County (within shouting distance of this marker); First Baptist Church of Statesboro (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eastside Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); United States vs. Darby Lumber Company (approx. 0.8 miles away); Skirmish at Statesboro (approx. one mile away); World War II Prison Camp (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Statesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Younger American Poets, 1830-1890 By Goodridge Bliss Roberts, Pages 79-80. Father Abram Joseph Ryan : C.S.A. Abram Joseph Ryan (February 5, 1838 or August 15, 1839 - April 22, 1886), CM, was an American poet, an active proponent of the Confederate States of America, and a Roman Catholic priest. He has been called the "Poet-Priest of the Confederacy." (Wikipedia) (Submitted on August 25, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Statesboro Confederate Monument south face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
3. Statesboro Confederate Monument south face
Statesboro Confederate Monument west face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 3, 2008
4. Statesboro Confederate Monument west face
From the poem "C.S.A."
Statesboro Confederate Monument east face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 3, 2008
5. Statesboro Confederate Monument east face
Statesboro Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
6. Statesboro Confederate Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,768 times since then and 268 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 25, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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