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Good monument

I think seeing and discussing the past beats covering it up and ignoring it any day. How do we... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Ontario76
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Oakville, Canada
Veterans Walk of Fame

Wonderful memorial to those who fought in the various wars and lost their lives. A grave reminder... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
jmiller773
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Saint-Louis, Senegal
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21 Oct 2017
“Good monument”
30 May 2017
“Veterans Walk of Fame”
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Courthouse Square, Dyersburg, TN
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

I think seeing and discussing the past beats covering it up and ignoring it any day. How do we learn and educate by hiding everything someone objects to?

Thank Ontario76
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Wonderful memorial to those who fought in the various wars and lost their lives. A grave reminder that our freedom is not free, many have paid the price. We were humbled and very touched by the memorial.

Thank jmiller773
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is simply a statue of a confederate soldier, a memorial to all from Dyer County who fought in the war. A dcent setting in the courthouse square. A good place to reflect on the losses of war.

Thank grip652
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Not far from the memorial to General Strahl is the monument to the Civil War in the area. As the signage explains no major battles took place in the local community, however, the history of Tennessee and the proximity of the area to so many...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 4 September 2015

don't blink or it will be gone like Forrest in Memphis. Popular landmarks and schools are getting the axe to be politically correct. A real period piece that complements the cannon on E, Court. Not loaded this time around ,history is where you can get...More

Thank 2holer
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I like seeing history preserved. This monument has been in Dyer County for several years. I live away now and when I return we always take time to get a picture

Thank chaplain1992
Reviewed 23 July 2015

The monument is a part of the court house square and shares a part of the local history. To really learn about some of the culture of the past, you need to see it from both sides.

Thank NVTravelGuide
Reviewed 5 April 2014

There are multiple monuments in the square. The confederate one is informative and gives information on all the battles men in the area served in. There were no battles on the actual site. One monument is for all veterans and was a project by en...More

1  Thank Travelmoorenow
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Just to realize the dedication that people have in trying to preserve a way of life, a culture and their forefathers makes one stop and stand in awe of such good craftsmanship and purpose in the monument.

1  Thank Ray D
Reviewed 29 January 2008

There are many, many small town courthouse lawns across the South decorated with a Confederate monument, similar to the one in Dyersburg. This monument is not to any one person, but to all Dyer County Confederate soldiers. It is decorated with the names of major...More

8  Thank DyersburgTraveler
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