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Confederate Monument

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There are multiple monuments in the square. The confederate one is informative and gives... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2014
Travelmoorenow
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Belleville, Michigan
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Unusual monument in the heart of the delta

Just to realize the dedication that people have in trying to preserve a way of life, a culture and... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2013
Ray D
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Brownsville, Tennessee, United States
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

I am so glad that this monument is still there. If people would read their history, the war wasn't only about slavery. As another traveler said, educate people instead of hiding the past.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Maggie T
Reviewed October 21, 2017

I think seeing and discussing the past beats covering it up and ignoring it any day. How do we learn and educate by hiding everything someone objects to?

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ontario76
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Wonderful memorial to those who fought in the various wars and lost their lives. A grave reminder that our freedom is not free, many have paid the price. We were humbled and very touched by the memorial.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed February 21, 2017

This is simply a statue of a confederate soldier, a memorial to all from Dyer County who fought in the war. A dcent setting in the courthouse square. A good place to reflect on the losses of war.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank grip652
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Not far from the memorial to General Strahl is the monument to the Civil War in the area. As the signage explains no major battles took place in the local community, however, the history of Tennessee and the proximity of the area to so many...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Bruce S
Reviewed September 4, 2015

don't blink or it will be gone like Forrest in Memphis. Popular landmarks and schools are getting the axe to be politically correct. A real period piece that complements the cannon on E, Court. Not loaded this time around ,history is where you can get...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 2holer
Reviewed July 27, 2015

I like seeing history preserved. This monument has been in Dyer County for several years. I live away now and when I return we always take time to get a picture

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank chaplain1992
Reviewed July 22, 2015

The monument is a part of the court house square and shares a part of the local history. To really learn about some of the culture of the past, you need to see it from both sides.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank NVTravelGuide
Reviewed April 4, 2014

There are multiple monuments in the square. The confederate one is informative and gives information on all the battles men in the area served in. There were no battles on the actual site. One monument is for all veterans and was a project by en...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed February 20, 2013

Just to realize the dedication that people have in trying to preserve a way of life, a culture and their forefathers makes one stop and stand in awe of such good craftsmanship and purpose in the monument.

1  Thank Ray D
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