The Willie Hunt Smith Chapter #49 of the U.D.C. is no longer active.
Mary Ellen and Donald Richey provide this memorial site in honor of his Confederate ancestor, Pvt. James Alfred Richey. In the center are the Sons of the Confederate Veterans insignia. Below is inscribed, "This site dedicated to the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia of whom many paid the ultimate sacrifice in defense of their state and their nation. The Confederate States of America during the war for Southern Independence." 1861-1865. Dedicated February 23, 2002 by the Lt. James T. Woodward Camp 1599 S.C.V. None greater none more honorable. Deo Vindice
The monument is on the south side of Georgia Hwy 96 east of I-75. Plans are in the works to raise the monument onto a higher base and pave the entrance drive. There are many projects in the works, such as: memorial bricks naming the soldiers and units of Confederate patriots and adding more flagpoles. For now there is one flagpole flying the Stars and Bars Flag and the Georgia Flag 2001.
The Monument is on the Courthouse square at GA. 25 and US 27. There are three markers in front of the pole which was given by Peter Howard in 1861. The middle marker has the Georgia seal on it and it reads: "Confederate Flag Pole", "The flag pole from which the stars and bars proudly flew is the last original flagstaff still standing in Georgia. The stalwart pole was hewn from a longleaf pinetree that grew one mile sw of this city in Early County. It was hauled by a yoke of oxen into Blakey and erected where it now stands by Thomas Williams and others on May 16, 1861."
The third marker reads: "Erection of this marker sponsored by the Pilot Club of Blakely 1954-1955." The monument is an obelisk. On the front there is a Confederate flag and the date 1861- 1865. Under this is inscribed: "Confederate dead." Insribed on the left side is: "A tribute of love, to the noble Confederate soldiers who cheerfully offered their lives in defense of the right of local self government, and to those who fought and survived." On the back of the monument are two crossed Confederate flags. On the right side it reads: "Erected by the Blakely Chapter UDC 1909". Under this is inscribed: "Lest we forget."
New Castle Street in Hanover Park features a monument to the Confederate soldiers 1861-1865. At the top of a tall shaft is a statue of a Confederate soldier. The inscriptions around the base of the monument read,
“Confederate States of America 1861 to 1865, Lord God of host be with us yet, lest we forget, lest we forget. The sacred dust of warriors tried and true, who bore the flag of our nation’s trust; and fell in the cause, though lost, still just; and died for you and me."
In honor of the Confederate soldiers, who died to repel unconstitutional invasion to protect the rights reserved to the people, to perpetuate forever the sovereignty of the states.
Erected April 26,1902.
A tribute of love from the Ladies Memorial Association of Brunswick, Georgia to the heroes of the Confederacy. 1861-1865. Embossed on the front is a flag and the letters CSA.
The city's name is a rememberance of General Zachary Torian’s victory over Santa Ana at Buena Vista, Mexico in 1847. Buena Vista is Spanish meaning "Good View".
The Confederate Monument is an oblong fountain on the Courthouse lawn. It reads: "Erected by the Marion County Chapter U.D.C. and the Citizens to the Confederate Soldiers of this County, June 1916. The bowl below depicts CSA encircled in a wreath of Laurel leaves. 1861 CSA 1865.
Buena Vista Marion County Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy Chapter
#962 is inactive.
The monument is located on the Court House Square in the center of town. It is a white marble monument, embossed with a battle flag on a broken staff. Below on the front the inscription reads, "In honor of the boys in gray from Taylor County---erected by the Wallace Edwards Chapter No. 430 United Daughters of the Confederacy our heros."
To the left and right; 1861-1865.
On the reverse side,"No Nation rose so pure and fair or fell so free from crime."
The soldier on top is standing at rest.
The monument is a large stone arch with two soldiers which faces southeast.
On a white marble tablet on the arch it reads: "Confederate memorial battle
of Resaca fought near here May 14 and 15, 1864". On the
right hand side of the arch is the Confederate soldier. A small plaque
under him is to J. L. Mott Iron works. The soldier appears to be bronze.
There is so much red clay in the area, it's hard to tell. Underneath the
arch there's a plaque that reads: "Committee, Mrs. Ernest Beall; Chairman,
Mrs.G. G. Harland, Mrs.J. B. Erwin, J. C. Garlington; Mayor, W. L. Hillhouse
builder 1927". The placque under the soldier on the left hand side reads:
"Calhoun honors her World War I heroes 1917-1918". The monument stands
between U.S.441 and Georgia 225.
The Gordon County Chapter #923 of the U.D.C. is no longer active.
This white marble arch is in memory of Governor Joseph Emerson Brown, war time Governor of Georgia. The front of this monument is facing Marietta St. At the top there are two battle flags with the date 1861-1865. To the right it reads:
The Helen Plane Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy is no longer active.