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Portland in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Portland Civil War Monument

1861 - 1865

 
 
Portland Civil War Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 17, 2009
1. Portland Civil War Monument Marker
Inscription.
More than four thousand men
were enrolled from Portland
in the army and navy for the
War of the Rebellion
More than three hundred were
killed in battle or
died in service.
Honor and grateful remembrance
to the dead, equal honor to those
who, daring to die, survived.

 
Location. 43° 39.443′ N, 70° 15.552′ W. Marker is in Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Monument Square, Portland ME 04101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wadsworth-Longfellow House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Parish Church (about 500 feet away); Portland Maine Freedom Trail Hack Stand of Reuben Ruby (about 500 feet away); Portland Maine World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Portland Maine Spanish War/World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Portland Maine World War I Marker (approx. 0.2 miles away); Portland Maine Korea and Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Ford Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Portland.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Full view of monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 17, 2009
2. Full view of monument
Portland Civil War Monument - Army image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 17, 2009
3. Portland Civil War Monument - Army
Portland Civil War Monument = Navy image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 17, 2009
4. Portland Civil War Monument = Navy
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,283 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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