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Woodbury in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Soldiers’ Memorial

 
 
West Face Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2009
1. West Face
Inscription. West face:
In memory of Woodbury soldiers who died in the Rebellion of 1861.

Above the main inscription are the names of one first lieutenant, two second lieutenants, and

Commissary Sergt.
Walt J. Orton, Oct. 7, '64

Serg'ts
Myron G. Bishop, July 28, '65
And. B. Candee, Sep. 30, '63
Chas. A. Squire, June 22, '64
Tim F. Walsh, Feb. 6, '65

The South face includes the names of eight corporals and four privates.

The East face includes the names of 13 privates, with year of death as early as 1862.

The North Face includes the names of 13 privates.

 
Erected 1871 by The town of Woodbury and the Woodbury Soldiers' Monument Association.
 
Location. 41° 32.271′ N, 73° 12.415′ W. Marker is in Woodbury, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street South (U.S. 6) and Park Road, on the right when traveling north on Main Street South. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Woodbury CT 06798, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Woodbury World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Woodbury World War I Memorial
West Face Closeup Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2009
2. West Face Closeup
1st. Lieut. Saml. C. Barnum, Jan. 19, 64 2nd Lieut. Henry S. Conrad, Jan. 9, 63 2nd Lieut. Fred. Whitlock, Jan. 24, 63 Commissary Sergt. Walt J. Orton, Oct. 7, '64 Serg'ts Myron G. Bishop, July 28, '65 And. B. Candee, Sep. 30, '63 Chas. A. Squire, June 22, '64 Tim. F. Walsh, Feb. 6, '65
(within shouting distance of this marker); Woodbury (within shouting distance of this marker); The Common (within shouting distance of this marker); Glebe House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Malcolm “Mac” Baldrige (approx. mile away); Ancient Trading Path (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Memory Of George Washington (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Woodbury.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
North Face Closeup Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2009
3. North Face Closeup
Privates Patterson, Chas. Mar. 14, 62 Percy, Frank J. Dec. 13, 62 Percy, Seth W. Aug. 2, 64 Polley, Jas. C. Nov19, 62 Rice, Thomas Apr. 15, 65 Root, Jos. F. Oct. 9, 62 Stockman, Gdr. May 28, 64 Thomas, Chas. L. Jan. 16, 64 Tracey, Thos. May 29, 63 Tuttle, Jno. E. Sep.17, 62 Warner, Abrm. A. Aug. 12, 62 Wellman, Jos.July 23, 63 Wheeler, Ctis. June 14, 64
East Face Closeup Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2009
4. East Face Closeup
Privates Briggs, Isaac June 23, 64 Bubser, Ferd. Dec. 31, 64 Bunnell, Jos. Oct. 7, 64 Castle, Mat. M. Mar. 28, 64 Cogswell, W. Mar. 30, 64 Crommey, Own. July 30, 64 Fox, Harvey H. Feb. 4, 63 Fox, Henry F. Nov. 27, 63 Freeman, Jno. R. Apr. 1, 64 Galpin, Almond D. Jun. 1, 64 Gosley, Hugh S. Aug. 22, 62 Kane, Friend F. June 1, 64 Locklin, Geo. W. Oct. 20, 64
South Face Closeup Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2009
5. South Face Closeup
Corporals Edwd. Bell, Oct. 17, 64 Patk. Brady, Nov. 1, 64 Chas. F. Flushmen, Sep. 21, 64 Jno. T. Clazier, Oct. 19, 64 Fred. Holmes, Jan. 4, 65 Henry F. Hard, Dec. 15, 63 Hotio. S. Thomas, Feb. 20, 64 Jno. S. White, Nov. 13, 62 Privates Allen, Patk. Mar. 8, 65 Atwood Dwt. S. Oct. 19, 64 Atwood, Jas. L. June 5, 63 Barney, Chas. Sep. 19, 64
Woodbury Civil War Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, October 3, 2008
6. Woodbury Civil War Memorial
Across Main Street from The Common Park
Civil War Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, October 3, 2008
7. Civil War Memorial
 
 
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