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

Wharton County Confederate Memorial

 
 
Wharton County Confederate Memorial Front image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, July 21, 2018
1. Wharton County Confederate Memorial Front
Inscription.  Front:

"Lest We Forget"
1861-1865

Dedicated to the Confederate veterans of Wharton County by the J.E.B. Stuart Chapter Daughters of Confederacy

Commanders of Buchel Camp

Col. I.N. Dennis
Capt. G.C. Duncan
R.M. Brown
Judge G.S. Gordon
Dr. J.T. Bolton
F.W. Ahldag
Dr. J.W. Teague
S. Clapp


Left Side:

Anderson, W.
Alexander, G.
Alexander, Dr.
Boldenhamer, C.S.
Bythword, Dr.
Branard, G.
Bowen, J.R.
Bentley, R.F.
Border, S.
Brooks, E.
Chapman, R.T.
Compton, J.C.
Canzon, C.C.
Calaway, Geo.
Davidson, W.C.
Dawdy, J.W.
Dawdy, A.
Damon, W.
Ellis, D.
Eliott, J.
Edwards, J.H.
Farrell, C.H.
Tennill, J.T.

Rear:

Foster, A.J.
Frazier, M.A.
Forgason, J.H.
Gordon, J.W.
George, W.
Gallahar, M.
Gallahar, Jim
Huston, P.G.
Horton, R.J.
Ireson, L.O.
Jones, L.
Kreigal, C.
Lee, B.F.
Massey, B.
Moore, A.G.
McMaster, J.
McLain,
Wharton County Confederate Memorial Left image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, July 21, 2018
2. Wharton County Confederate Memorial Left
J.H.
Northington, M.
Phillips, Dr. J.
Ryon, Ed.
Rugely, E.S.
Ray, A.
Rowe, J.T.
Rush, J.E.

Right Side:

Stribling, G.
Sanders, M.H.
Schley, G.
Sanders, J.D.
Sanford, B.
Sanford, J.B.
Smith, H.P.
Smith, J.B.
Thomas, J.C.
Terrill, J.T.
Taylor, W.T.
Taylor, S.F.
Thompson, E.
Thomas, J.S.
Wygall, J.
Whitten, W.H.
Whitten, T.
Whitten, James
Whitten, Ike
Weaver, H.
Young, J.A.
Zirkle, J.W.
Taylor, Z.A.
 
Erected by J.E.B. Stuart Chapter Daughters of Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 29° 18.649′ N, 96° 6.059′ W. Marker is in Wharton, Texas, in Wharton County. Memorial is at the intersection of West Milam Street (State Highway 60) and South Houston Street, on the left when traveling west on West Milam Street. Monument is located on the courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Fulton Street, Wharton TX 77488, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Plaza Hotel and Plaza Theater (within shouting distance of this marker); Judge George E. Quinan
Wharton County Confederate Memorial Rear image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, July 21, 2018
3. Wharton County Confederate Memorial Rear
(within shouting distance of this marker); Wharton County (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Home of Robert McAlpin Williamson (within shouting distance of this marker); Wharton County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Security Bank and Trust Company (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); City of Wharton (about 400 feet away); Site of World War II Prisoner of War Camp (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wharton.
 
More about this memorial. There was originally an additional name on the left side of the monument, but it has since been removed. Only the initials "B.F." are now visible.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Wharton County Confederate Memorial Right image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, July 21, 2018
4. Wharton County Confederate Memorial Right
Wharton County Confederate Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, July 21, 2018
5. Wharton County Confederate Memorial
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 24, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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