Stone Sentinels, battlefield monuments of the American Civil War

Winchester - Stonewall Confederate Cemetery

South Carolina

The monument to South Carolina is in Stonewall Confederate Cemetery in Winchester, Virginia. (39° 10.937′ N, 78° 9.471′ W.; see map) The main cemetery entrance is from Boscawen Avenue at East Lane.

 

From the front of the monument:

 

South Carolina

 

From the right side:


In memory of the 149
Confederate dead of
South Carolina

 

From the rear:


Tho lost it be to men
It lives with God again.

 

From the left side:


Lord God of hosts be with us yet.
Lest we forget - lest we forget.

 

 

Behind the monument is the last resting place for 150 men from South Carolina.


The South Carolina section of Stonewall Confederate Cemetery in Winchester, Virginia


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