Smithville in Dekalb County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
DeKalb County Confederate Monument
This monument is dedicated to the memory of all DeKalb Countians who served the Confederacy. They sacrificed much for the cause of an independent South. Their courage and patriotism to the state of Tennessee is an example to all generations.
Confederate Infantry units raised in DeKalb County
Colm's 1st Battalion AKA 20th Tenn Battalion
Co. A Co. C became 50th Consolidated TN Regiment
Co. B Co. K 7th Tenn Regiment
Co. A 16th Tenn Regiment
Co. A Co. G 23rd Tenn Regiment
Co. E became Co. C 24th Tenn Regiment
Co. I became 3rd Consolidated TN Regiment
Co. F 35th Tenn Regiment AKA 1st TN Mountain Rifle Regiment AKA 5th Tenn Regiment
Co. I 84th Tenn Regiment
Co. E became 28th Consolidated TN Regiment Co. I
Erected 1996 by Sons of Confederate Veterans Savage-Goodner Camp #1553.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 35° 57.636′ N, 85° 48.792′ W. Marker is in Smithville, Tennessee Touch for map. This monument is on the grounds of the DeKalb County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Smithville TN 37166, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial DeKalb County Tennessee (a few steps from this marker); DeKalb County in the Civil War (a few steps from this marker); Evins' Old Mill (approx. 1½ miles away); Beckwith Inn (approx. 2.7 miles away); Battle of Snow Hill (approx. 7.1 miles away); Adam Dale (was approx. 9.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ); WW II Tennessee Maneuvers (approx. 9.8 miles away); Tennessee Veterans (approx. 12.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Smithville.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 350 times since then. Last updated on July 31, 2014, by Deanna Lack of Sparta, Tennessee. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 10, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.