In 1917, the United Daughters of the Confederacy erected a memorial to confederate soldiers and sailors at the south entrance of the fifth and current Williamson County Courthouse. Confederate Heroes Day is an official holiday and/or observance day to honor those who died fighting for the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War, and combines Robert E. Lee’s birthday and Jefferson Davis’ birthday into one official holiday.
Date of Installation:
January 1, 1916
Organization Responsible for Installation:
United Daughters of the Confederacy
Memorial War Era(s):
710 Main Street Georgetown, TX
Published on June 8, 2018