Confederate Memorial

Confederate Memorial (HM7M9)

Location: Arlington, VA 22211 Arlington County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 52.567', W 77° 4.639'

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Panel 1: "Not for fame or reward, not for place or for rank; not lured by ambition or goaded by necessity; but in simple obedience to duty as they understood it; these men suffered all, sacrificed all, dared all, and died."

Panel 2: To our dead heroes, by the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Victrix causa diis placuit sed victa catoni.

Inscriptions around frieze and base:

"They shall beat their swords into ploughshares and their spears into pruning hooks."

[Seals of the 13 Confederate States, plus Maryland.]
M. Ezekiel, Sculptor; Rome, MCMXII.

Made by Aktien-Gesellschaft Gladensbeck Bronze Foundry, Berlin-Fredrichshagen-Germany.
HM NumberHM7M9
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy series.
Year Placed1914
Placed ByUnited Daughters of the Confederacy
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 12:15pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 319799 N 4305080
Decimal Degrees38.87611667, -77.07731667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 52.567', W 77° 4.639'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 52' 34.02" N, 77° 4' 38.34" W
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Area Code(s)703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201-245 Jackson Cir, Arlington VA 22211, US
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