Confederate Memorial 1861-1865

Confederate Memorial 1861-1865 (HM14M7)

Location: Jacksonville, FL 32202 Duval County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 19.757', W 81° 39.556'

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Jacksonville, Florida

(East face)

To the Soldiers of Florida
T
his shaft is by a comrade raised intestimony of his love, recalling deedsimmortal, heroism unsurpassed.
??With ranks unbroken, ragged, starvedand decimated the southern soldier,for duty's sake, undaunted stood tothe front of battle until no lightremained to illumine the field of carnage,save the lustre of his chivalryand courage.

"Nor shall your glory be forgot
While Fame her record keeps,
Or honor points the hollowed spot
Where Valor proudly sleeps."

(South face)
Plaque is a bust of J. J. Dickinson, dressed in the uniform of a Confederate officer, including a hat with feathers. Above him, the pediment is decorated with two crossed sabres and a bugle. Tried and True J.J. Dickinson

(West face)

Relief plaque of a battle scene, with troops on horseback and on foot. Above them are two crossed cannons.
Plaque : Our Heroes
God Bless Our Country
1898

(North face)
Plaque depicts a bust of E. Kirby Smith, also in military uniform. Above him are two crossed rifles.
Plaque :
A Christian Soldier
E. Kirby Smith
Details
HM NumberHM14M7
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Year Placed1898
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 1:00pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 436625 N 3355457
Decimal Degrees30.32928333, -81.65926667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 19.757', W 81° 39.556'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 19' 45.42" N, 81° 39' 33.36" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)904
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 W Monroe St, Jacksonville FL 32202, US
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