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Eighth Vermont Volunteers

 
 
Eighth Vermont Volunteers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
1. Eighth Vermont Volunteers Memorial
Inscription.
Honor the Brave
Erected to
commemorate the Bayonet Charge
of the
Eighth Vermont Vol's. led by
Genl. Stephen Thomas
Sept. 19, 1864.
Committed to the care of those
once a brave foe.
Now our generous friends
gift of
Comrade Herbert E. Hill
Boston Mass.
Dedicated Sept. 19. 1885

 
Erected 1885 by Herbert E. Hill.
 
Location. 39° 11.008′ N, 78° 9.382′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Marker is on Woodstock Lane near Lincoln Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located inside Winchester National Cemetery, 401 National Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester VA 22601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 6th Army Corps (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); Maryland (within shouting distance of this marker); Massachusetts (within shouting distance of this marker); 18th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment
Close-up of Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
2. Close-up of Inscription
(within shouting distance of this marker); Texas (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thirty-Eighth Massachusetts Volunteers (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Winchester.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 683 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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