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Lockhart in Caldwell County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Caldwell County Confederate Soldiers Memorial

 
 
Caldwell County Confederate Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, December 8, 2015
1. Caldwell County Confederate Soldiers Memorial
Front (northwest) face of memorial
Inscription.

(Northwest Face of Memorial)
In Memory of
Our Soldiers

(Southeast Face of Memorial)
Tell it as you may
It never can be told,
Sing it as you may
It never can be sung
The story of the glory
Of the men who wore the gray

(Northwest and Southeast Bases of Memorial)
1861 – 1865

Confederate

 
Erected 1923 by General X.B. DeBray Chapter No. 303, United Daughters of Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 29° 53.073′ N, 97° 40.327′ W. Marker is in Lockhart, Texas, in Caldwell County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Main Street and E. San Antonio Street, on the right when traveling north on S. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is located at the northwest corner of the grounds of the Caldwell County courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Lockhart TX 78644, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 18 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Caldwell County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Caldwell County
Caldwell County Confederate Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, December 8, 2015
2. Caldwell County Confederate Soldiers Memorial
Left (northeast) and rear (southeast) faces of memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church of Lockhart (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Plum Creek (approx. mile away); Rafael Rios No. 1 (approx. 12 miles away); Buda (approx. 17.1 miles away); McElroy-Severn House (approx. 17.1 miles away); Antioch Colony (approx. 17.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lockhart.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Bronze Tablet on Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, December 8, 2015
3. Bronze Tablet on Memorial
At the bottom of the right (southwest) face of the memorial
Memorial on Grounds of Caldwell County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, December 8, 2015
4. Memorial on Grounds of Caldwell County Courthouse
Memorial is located at the northwest corner of the courthouse grounds
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 13, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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