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Creation Date

1-31-2010

Building Name

Confederate Soldiers' Memorial

Description

Confederate Soldiers' Memorial , Brooksville, Fl.

This statue is a sculpture made of stone, which was dedicated on June 3, 1916. It is a standing figure of a uniformed Confederate soldier. He leans on his rifle which he holds in both hands in front of him. It is located at the County Courthouse in Brooksville.

The inscription on back of the monument, reads as :

" This monument perpetuates the memory of our fallen heroes--We care not whence they came; wether unknown or known to fame; their cause and country still the same; they died and were the gray--leaving to posterity, a glorious heritage--an imperishable record of dauntless valor."

This monument was built by the Brooksville Ch. No. 71 United Daughters of the Confederacy

Latitude, Longitude

28.55506389, -82.38780833

Keywords

Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Confederate Soldiers' Memorial; Confederate Soldier; Statue; Confederate States of America; Hernando County (Fl.); Brooksville (Fl.); U. S. Memorials --- Florida --- Brooksville.

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