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Tupelo in Lee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument

 
 
Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, November 29, 2008
1. Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument
Inscription.
(front)
CSA
Erected in honor of
and to the memory of
Confederate Soldiers
by their
comrades, their
sons and daughters.

The love, gratitude,
and memory of the
people of the South
Shall gild their
fame in one eternal
sunshine.
(right)
Those who die
for a right
principle, do
not die in vain

 
Erected 1906.
 
Location. 34° 15.503′ N, 88° 42.312′ W. Marker is in Tupelo, Mississippi, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of North Broadway Street and Court Street, on the left when traveling south on North Broadway Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tupelo MS 38804, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Younger Cabin / Confederate Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Tupelo Hardware (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sit-Ins Led to Civil Rights Act of 1964 / F.W. Woolworth (about 700 feet away); The Iron Furnace / Front Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Commemoration of Hernando De Soto
Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, November 29, 2008
2. Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Tupelo Baptist Church / Kind Treatment for the Wounded (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Dixie Belle Theater / The March of Discontent (approx. mile away); Elvis Presley and Tupelo (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tupelo.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, November 29, 2008
3. Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument
Tupelo Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, November 29, 2008
4. Tupelo Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 105 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 27, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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