Stone Sentinels, battlefield monuments of the American Civil War

Mount Jackson - Our Soldiers' Cemetery

To All Confederates

A monument To All Confederates stands in the Our Soldiers Cemetery in Mount Jackson, Virginia. It was erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy in 1903.

 

Location and directions

The Civil War Our Soldiers' Cemetery, its monument and historical marker are on the north side of Mount Jackson,
on the the west side of the Valley Pike (U.S. 11) about 0.4 mille south of Mount Jackson Road. (
38.7548° N, 78.63408° W. see map)

 

Text from the monument

 

From the front of the monument:

 

Erected by
Moount Jackson Chapter of
the U.D.C.

 

May 1903

 

From the right side:

 

Ne'er braver bled for a brighter land
Nor brighter land had a cause so grand.

 

From the left side:

 

Nor shall your glory be forgot

While fame her record keeps.

 

From the rear:

 

Soldiers buried here from

Virginia    Georgia

No. Carolina    So. Carolina

Alabama    Tennessee

Maryland    Louisiana

Texas

112 unknown

 

And now Lord, What wait I for

My hope is in thee.

1861-1865

Monument To All Confederates stands in the Our Soldiers Cemetery in Mount Jackson, Virginia.
(above) Monument To All Confederates is in the Our Soldiers Cemetery in Mount Jackson, Virginia.





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