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The First Memorial:
This Memorial is Presented to the Gettysburg National Military Park by the State Louisiana under the administration of The Honorable John J.McKeithen Governor State of Louisiana Honorable Lamar Gibson Director Lousisiana State Parks and Recrecation Commission and the Gettysburg Memorial Commision.

The Second Memorial:
Mississippi
July 1st 2nd 3rd 1863

On this ground our brave sires fought for their righteous cause; In glory they sleep who give to it their lives
To valor, they gave new dimensions of courage
To duty its noblest fulfillment
To posterity, the sacred heritage of honor.

From the presentation tablet:

Presented by
The State of Mississippi to The National Gettysburg Military Park
Administration ofGovernors John Bell Williams and William L. Waller
Mississippi Gettysburg Memorial Commission
Dr. M. Ney Williams, Jr. - Chairman
Tom White Crigler Jr. - Vice President
Cray Evans - Secretary
Dr. Byrle A. Kynerd
Justice Tom P. Brady
Donald F. Garrett
Ed. C. Sturdivant
Alfred P. Andrews
Clarence Pierce
Stone Barefeild

Address: 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2804
Directions: Gettysburg National Military Park is located in Adams County, Pennsylvania. The museum and visitor center is located at 1195 Baltimore Pike (Route 97) with a back entrance from the Taneytown Road (State Rt. 134)
Phone: 717-334-1124, ext 8023
Website: http://www.nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/brochures.htm

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  • Updated May 30, 2011
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