View Full Version : Confederate monument destroyed

05-23-2012, 03:38 PM
hello, one year ago, the Confederate monument in Reidsville, NC was hit by a truck, in the middle of the night. Now, the city is doing their best to keep it down. The monument was damaged, soldier broke into many pieces. It is sad to see such a beautiful monument get taken down. Here is a link to a facebook page, a group fighting to get the monument put back up.


06-11-2012, 02:52 PM
what the reasoning for not letting the monument to go back up ?

Micah Trent
06-14-2012, 08:28 AM
Looks like the North Carolina United Daughters of the Confederacy got the okay to proceed in making a new statue:


Boyd Miles
06-14-2012, 08:36 AM
The monument on Monument Avenue in Lynchburg has been on the ground for sometime now, it has been hit more than once over the years. http://www2.newsadvance.com/news/2012/may/25/two-lynchburg-groups-come-together-hopes-restoring-ar-1944079/ It isn't the only CW monument in need of repair in the city, the city where Co. G 11th VA was raised.

biscuits and molasses
06-14-2012, 07:25 PM
Thank you,for posting this I have shared and passed this on to friends.

Jim McQuillen
41st Va Inf