Divided we fall

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We honor the fallen on Memorial Day which began with the grieving families during the Civil War. Here is Old Glory - American Flag - USA American Pride, American Civil War, American History, American Flag Waving, American Soldiers, I Love America, God Bless America, Foto Picture, Independance Day

Old Glory - American Flag - USA

Civil War Reenactment - Battle of Chancellorsville Fredericksburg, VA May 4th, 2008

The Monuments at Ocoee and Broad Streets Confederate Statues, Confederate Monuments, Confederate States Of America, American Civil War, American History, Cleveland Tennessee, Southern Heritage, Historical Monuments, Abandoned Castles

Cleveland, TN Confederate Statue

Located in a prominent location, where the main road coming into town from the north (Ocoee St., US11) splits from the Northbound lanes. This road used to also be the part of the 1920's national Auto Trail, the Lee Highway. It also faces the old entrance to Lee University. It would make sense that the Confederate honored on the statue would be Robert E. Lee. Instead, it is dedicated to the known and unknown Confederate Dead. The statue was placed here by a local Daughters of the Confederacy…

Memorial to the Confederate Dead - Austin, TX Confederate Statues, Confederate Monuments, Confederate States Of America, American Civil War, American History, Patriotic Pictures, Civil War Art, Southern Heritage, Vietnam Vets

Memorial to the Confederate Dead - Austin, TX

Waymarking.com is a way to mark unique locations on the planet and give them a voice. While GPS technology allows us to pinpoint any location on the planet, mark the location, and share it with others, Waymarking is the toolset for categorizing and adding unique information for that location.

This is a photo of the Confederate monument at Arlington National Cemetery. This memorial is covered with scenes of families separating and the pain and pride associated with sending a loved one off to battle. Confederate Statues, Confederate Monuments, Confederate States Of America, American Civil War, American History, Civil War Art, Southern Heritage, National Cemetery, Historical Monuments

This is a photo of the Confederate monument at Arlington National Cemetery. This memorial is covered with scenes of families separating and the pain and pride associated with sending a loved one off to battle.

Stone Mountain (Ga) Doesn't get any more Southern than this! Stone Mountain Park, my old hang out as a teenager! Stone Mountain Georgia, Mountain Park, Places To Travel, Places To See, Confederate States Of America, Confederate Leaders, Stonewall Jackson, Mountain Photos, On The Road Again

Confederate States of America | History, Facts, & Flag

Confederate States of America, the government of 11 Southern states that seceded from the Union in 1860–61, following the election of Abraham Lincoln as U.S. president, prompting the American Civil War (1861–65). The Confederacy acted as a separate government until defeated in the spring of 1865.

Photos, text, background history and map location for the monument to Union Major General Abner Doubleday on the Gettysburg battlefield. Gettysburg Ghosts, Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg Pennsylvania, Gettysburg Battlefield, Civil War Art, Confederate Monuments, Rolling Thunder, Grave Markers

Monument to Major General Abner Doubleday at Gettysburg

Photos, text, background history and map location for the monument to Union Major General Abner Doubleday on the Gettysburg battlefield.

American Civil War Artillery - Battle Flag of the Alabama. Confederate States Of America, Confederate Flag, Confederate Monuments, American Civil War, American History, Early American, Southern Heritage, Southern Pride, Civil War Flags

William Franklin Pritchett and Thomas A. Pritchett - Confederate Soldiers

In a past post (November, 2011), I've written about a great+ uncle who was a Confederate soldier during the Civil War . . . William Ashley G...