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Monticello in Drew County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Monticello Confederate Monument

 
 
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By Patrick G. Jordan, June 17, 2015
1. Monticello Confederate Monument
Inscription.
To the
Confederate
Soldiers
of Drew County.
1861—1865

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.
Father Ryan

"Lest
We
Forget."

 
Erected 1914 by William F. Slemons Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Location. 33° 38.068′ N, 91° 47.881′ W. Marker is in Monticello, Arkansas, in Drew County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Oakland Avenue and North Hyatt Street, in the median. Touch for map. This monument is located in Oakland Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 248 West Oakland Street, Monticello AR 71655, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Drew County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Drew County Troops (approx. 0.7 miles away); Walls of War (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Orphan Company (approx. 14.4 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Monticello Confederate Monumentl image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, June 17, 2015
2. Monticello Confederate Monumentl
Monticello Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, June 17, 2015
3. Monticello Confederate Monument
Monticello Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, June 17, 2015
4. Monticello Confederate Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2015, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 5, 2015, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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