Goldthwaite in Mills County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Confederate Veterans Memorial of Mills County
Jeff Davis Camp
No. 117 U.C.V.
Organized in 1887
1861 - 1865
J.B. Abney Co B 9 Ga I • J.W. Allen Co F 19 Ark C • J.H. Allen Slaughters Tex C • Henry Avery Co B 30 Tex C • C.J. Ball Co E 22 Tex I • C.W. Barr Co B 19 Miss C • T.N. Berry Co D 12 Ala C • L.T. Brasher Co E 19 Tex I • W.T. Bickham Co F 17 La I • Joe Benningfield Elias Ark Art • J.B. Brinson Co E 5 Ga C • G.W. Bull Co E 20 Tex C • B.R. Brown • J.M. Bull Co D 17 Tex I • L.G. Blackburn Co A 2 Ala C • S.W. Bross Co I 3 Ala I • J.A. Briley Co E 7 Mo I • F.W. Bryan Co D 56 Ala C • J.R. Curtis Rico's Co Tex C • W.R. Cox Co A 64 Va C • S.L. Cook Co A 10 Tex C • S.M. Carothers Co B 42 Tenn I • B.C. Curtis • E.S. Chapman Co D 17 Tex I • W.V. Carlock Co E 32 Miss I • J.D. Caloway Co B 15 Ala I • F.J. Crews Co A 12 Ga C • G.H. Denison Co D 12 Tex C • R.C. Duren Co E 15 Tex I • J.M. Davis Co C Tex I • E.M. Dogget Co B 27 Tex I • A.C. Decker Co E 5 La I • J. Edmondson Co B 22 Tex I • B.F. Eubank Co A 37 Miss I • C.D. Flournoy Co D 13 Ala I • J.M. Forehand Co A Morgan's Tex Bat • W.H. Fletcher Co D 20 Tex C • W.D. Fuller Co F 63 Ala I • A.J. Gray Co D Walls Legion • J.W. Grisham Co C 1 Tenn C • J.P. Grundy Co C Waul's Legion Tex • J.M. Green Co A Randel's Reg
1861 - 1865
James Thomas Guthrie Pvt 13th Tx Cav Co E • David Morris Frontier Protection • Wm D. Rudd Co D 46th Reg Inf • Daniel H. Trent Co E 31st Tx Brigade Tst • George W. Trent Co E 31st Tx Brigade Tst • Josiah G. Trent Co E 31st Tx Brigade Tst • Henry A. Atkinson Sgt Co I 2nd Reg Ark Inf • Hiram C. Dunlap Pvt Co G 31st Reg Tx Cav • C.C. Chesser Cpl Co D 16th Inf Tx
Location. 31° 27.002′ N, 98° 34.186′ W. Marker is in Goldthwaite, Texas, in Mills County. Marker is at Touch for map. Marker is located in the northwest corner of the grounds of the Mills County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1011 4th St, Goldthwaite TX 76844, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mills County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); The Old Town Well (within shouting distance of this marker); Mills County (within shouting distance of this marker); Mills County State Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Mills County Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); The Goldthwaite Eagle (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dam and Well (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mills County World War II and Korea-Vietnam Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Goldthwaite.
More about this marker. The Texas Historical Commission lists the Confederate Veterans Memorial of Mills County as Texas Historical Marker Number 1031.
Also see . . . Confederate Monument. A transcript of an article from the August 9, 1913 edition of the Goldthwaite Eagle-Mullin Enterprise on the plans of the U.C.V. for the forthcoming monument. (Submitted on October 21, 2015.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 221 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on October 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.