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Waynesboro in Wayne County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Wayne County Civil War Monument

1861-1865

 

C.S.A.

 
Wayne County Civil War Monument (Front) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
1. Wayne County Civil War Monument (Front)
Inscription.
Front
Wayne County's
loving tribute
to the
noble men
who marched
neath the flag
of the
Stars and Bars


Left Side
Furl that banner
true' tis gory,
yet' tis wreathed
around with glory,
and' twill live in
song and story,
though its folds
are in the dust.


Rear
Erected
by the Lundy
Gunn Chapter
United Daughters
of the
Confederacy.
August 2, 1911.


Right
Lest we forget

 
Erected 1911 by the Lundy Gunn Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 31° 40.484′ N, 88° 38.843′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Mississippi, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Chickasawhay Street and Azalea Drive (Mississippi Highway 184), on the right when traveling south on Chickasawhay Street. Touch for map. Located on the east side of the Justice Court building. Marker is at or near this postal address: Chickasawhay Street, Waynesboro MS 39367, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Full front view of Civil War monument. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
2. Full front view of Civil War monument.
At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wayne County War Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Auto Bank (about 600 feet away); Lt. Jake W. Lindsey Highway (about 700 feet away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Philadelphus Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Clinch Gray (approx. 4.5 miles away); Gray Family Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
More about this marker. Monument used to be located in front of the Waynesboro High School before the school was torn down.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Monument (left view) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
3. Monument (left view)
Monument (Rear view) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
4. Monument (Rear view)
Monument (Right view) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
5. Monument (Right view)
Soldier at top of monument. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
6. Soldier at top of monument.
Civil War Monument wide view. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
7. Civil War Monument wide view.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 378 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 18, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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