Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina
Submitted by Pamela Dyess Mann on September 26, 2001.
Cemetery view to the left of the monument
Engraving on the front side of the
In memory of the sons of Charleston who fell around her walls, who slept on many battlefields, in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and North Carolina, and who be in distant graves around their Northern prisons
These died for their state.
Right side of monument
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This bronze preserves the memory of the heroic dead from every part of Carolina and from her sister states of the south who fell in the defense of this city
In proud and grateful remembrance their devotion, constancy, and valour who against overwhelming odds by sea and by land kept Charleston virgin and invincible to the last
8th Regt. S. C. V.
Burgess, E. M.
Co. A. 15th Regt S. C. V.
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