Emporia in Greensville County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County
of Greensville County
Who, in defence of rights
they believed sacred,
took up arms against
the invaders of Virgina.
"The glory dies not and
the grief is past."
of the Confederacy
of Greensville County,
Erected 1910 by Daughters of the Confederacy of Greensville County.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 36° 41.204′ N, 77° 32.532′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia, in Greensville County. Marker is on South Main Street (U.S. 301) south of Spring Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This memorial is located on the lawn of the Greensville County Court House. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greensville County (a few steps from this marker); Veterans of the 1914-1918 World War I (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Hicks (within shouting Chaplain Thomas M. Bulla (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin D. Tillar, Jr. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grave of Gen. John R. Chambliss, Jr. (about 700 feet away); Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Early Masonic Lodges (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 746 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.