Confederate Memorial

Confederate Memorial (HMOFL)

Location: Troy, AL 36081 Pike County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 48.449', W 85° 58.315'

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Inscription
North Side
"Lest We Forget." This shaft is erected to honor and perpetuate the memory and valor of our Confederate Soldiers.

West Side
"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."

South Side
Comrades

Soldiers of Pike, who fought and fell in many a bloody fray, here shall this shaft your glory tell as ages drift away.

East Side
"On fame's eternal camping ground, their silent tents are spread, and glory guards with solemn round, the bivouac of the dead."
Details
HM NumberHMOFL
Series This marker is part of the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy series.
Tags
Year Placed1908
Placed ByPike Monumental Association, U.C.V. & U.D.C
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 11:43pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 597312 N 3519557
Decimal Degrees31.80748333, -85.97191667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 48.449', W 85° 58.315'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 48' 26.94" N, 85° 58' 18.90" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 E Church St, Troy AL 36081, US
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