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

Our Confederate Soldiers

 
 
Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, September 19, 2017
1. Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker
One side of inscription
Inscription.
(left column)
Erected by Daughters of the Confederacy in memory of our Confederate soldiers, who in heroic self-sacrifice and devoted loyalty gave their manhood and their lives to the South in her hour of need.

(right column)
In Memoriam
"Their names graved on memorial columns, are a song heard far in the future; and their examples reach a hand through all the years to meet and kindle generous purposes and mold it into acts as pure as theirs."
1861 1865

 
Erected 1918 by Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 33° 12.879′ N, 97° 7.984′ W. Marker is in Denton, Texas, in Denton County. Marker is on West Hickory Street west of North State Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Denton County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 West Hickory Street, Denton TX 76201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Denton County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The City of Denton
Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, September 19, 2017
2. Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker
Second column inscription
(within shouting distance of this marker); John B. Denton (within shouting distance of this marker); Edna Westbrook Trigg in Denton County (within shouting distance of this marker); Denton County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Denton County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beulah A. Harriss (approx. 0.3 miles away); Elm Fork Bridge (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denton.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, September 19, 2017
3. Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker
Dedicated June 3, 1918 Inscription
Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, September 19, 2017
4. Denton Texas Civil War Memorial Marker
Marker is located on the grounds of the Denton County Courthouse
 
 
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