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Treue Der Union Monument

High Street, Comfort, TX
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Ranked #8 of 13 Attractions in Comfort

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Comfort, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Anyone interested in history, especially civil war history, should be sure to visit this monument when traveling through Comfort Texas. It is easy to find with no access issues of any kind. It is relatively simple but very meaningful. The story it tells is unique and very interesting. Your visit would not have to be long - do not miss... More

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130 reviews 130 reviews
34 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

The only place other than Arlington Cemetery where the US Flag flies at half staff, in tribute to the brave US patriots who were slaughtered by the Texans at the start of the Civil War.

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Comfort, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

A "must see" for history buffs. Too involved to describe here, but relates to the Civil War and those from this area that supported the Union. Recognized as one of the few locations permitted to fly the US Flag at half mast at all times. Look into it.

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