Rockingham County Confederate Monument, Wentworth
The memorial to the Confederate Dead of Rockingham County is a square polished monolithic block of granite on a double base with a total height of about 4-feet. The primary inscription appears on one side of the large block with the dedication date and other inscriptions on the upper base.
IN MEMORY OF CONFEDERATE DEAD OF / ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA WHO / DIED DURING THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES / 1861-1865 / UNITS, COMPANIES AND REGIMENTS FROM / ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA SERVING THE / CONFEDERATED STATES OF AMERICA / 1861-1865 / 63RD REG. N.C. TROOPS / 5TH REG. OF CALVARY CO. D ROCKINGHAM RANGERS / 13TH REG. N.C. INFANTRY CO. H ROCKINGHAM GUARDS / CO. I ROCKINGHAM RANGERS CO. K DIXIE BOYS / 14TH REG. N.C. INFANTRY CO. G REID GUARD / 21ST REG. N.C. INFANTRY CO. L ROCKINGHAM INVINCIBLES / 45TH REG. N.C. INFANTRY CO. A ROCKINGHAM ZOLLICOFFERS / CO. D MADISON GREYS CO. E TROUBLESOME BOYS / CO. F DAN RIVER RANGERS CO. G ROCKINGHAM REBELS / CO. H ROCKINGHAM GUARDS / 72ND REG. N.C. JUNIOR RESERVES 4TH BATTALION, CO. D / 77TH REG. N.C. SENIOR RESERVES CAPT. W.P. WILLIMAS CO. / 68TH REG. 70TH REG. 17TH BRIGADE N.C.
CONFEDERATE MILITIA / A DETAIL OF COUNTY SAILORS / TO THE CONFEDERATE STATES NAVY / 22ND BATTALION N.C. HOME GUARDS 2ND REG. CO. B
Base front: ERECTED 1998
Base sides: Not transcribed
Rockingham County Veterans Park
October 31, 1998
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“Confederate Soldiers Monument,” North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, ncmonuments.ncdcr.gov, (accessed June 24, 2016) Link
“Reidsville SCV /UDC / MOSB Confederate Memorial Service,” Allevents.in Reidsville, (accessed April 7, 2017) Link
The memorial is located in the Rockingham County Veterans Park, NC Hwy 65 Wentworth, NC 27375. Several other memorials stand in the park
The Veterans Park stands at the intersection, with a small wooded area serving as a backdrop.
Memorial Day and Veterans Day festivities take place in the park.