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Kirkland Monument

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1965, Felix de Weldon, sculptor

De Weldon, the sculptor of the Iwo Jima Memorial in Arlington, provided his usual spirited composition for The Angel of Marye's Heights, commemorating Sergeant Richard Kirkland of the 2nd South Carolina Volunteers, who carried water and nursed wounded Union troops.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Kirkland Monument", [Fredericksburg, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-FR71.2.

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