Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
U.D.C. Confederate Soldiers Monument
Marietta Confederate Cemetery
3000 soldiers in this
cemetery, from every
Southern state, who
fell on Georgia soil,
in defense of Georgia
rights and Georgia homes.
"They sleep the sleep of our
defeated without a stain
proudly and peacefully."
soldiers, who so nobly
"illustrated" Georgia, on
many a hard won field;
to those who died for
a sacred cause and to
those who lived to
win a nobler victory,
in time of peace.
love the cold dead hands that bore it."
Erected 1908 by Kennesaw Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Location. 33° 56.75′ N, 84° 32.936′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker can be reached from West Atlanta Street SE 0.3 miles north of Cemetery Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Cemetery (here, next to this marker); S. V. Sanford (within shouting distance of this marker); Slave Lot (within shouting distance of this marker); This Little Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Rest well, Miss Mattie (within shouting distance of this marker); William Root (within shouting distance of this marker); Founder's Lot William Harris (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joseph Emerson Brown Park (about 400 feet away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
Also see . . . Marietta Confederate Cemetery. (Submitted on August 21, 2015.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 158 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22. submitted on August 20, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.