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Meriden in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Meriden Soldiers Memorial
 
Meriden Soldiers Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, February 9, 2010
1. Meriden Soldiers Memorial
 
Inscription.
To The Memory Of
Our Fellow Citizens
Who Died
In Defense of the Government. 1861 – 65
Erected † † 1873

[ battle names on the column ]
Antietam ē Gettysburg ē Vicksburg ē Fort Fisher ē Appomattox ē Atlanta ē New Berne ē Roanoke Island


[ west side plaque ]
John S. Jameson † Sergít † M † 1st Cav † Andersonville, Ga † Aug. 31, 1864
Frederick J. Hiller † Private † D † 1st Cav † Hanír Ct. House, Va † May 31, 1864
Wm G. Hall † Private † K † 1st Cav † Andersonville, Ga † July 16, 1864
Henry A. Plumb † Private † L † 1st Cav † Richmond, Va † Aug. 4. 1863
Randolph Davis † Private † L † 1st Cav † Frederick, Md † Jan. 4, 1865
James F. Foster † Private † M † 1st Cav † Baltimore, Md † Mar. 14, 1864
Truman M. Baldwin † Private † B † 1st Cav † Galisbury, N.C. † Feb. 1865
Julian A. Griffin † Private † A † 1st H.A. † Broadway Ldg., Va † Aug. 2, 1864
Charles McPartland † Private † K † 1st H.A. † Petersburg, Va † Mar. 25, 1863
Wm Cassidy † Private † K † 1st H.A. † Broadway Ldg., Va † Sept. 1, 1864
Patrick Duff † Private † K † 1st H.A. † Petersburg, Va † Mar. 25, 1865
Felix Quinn † Private † K † 1st H.A. † Meriden, Conn † Oct 27, 1863
Edgar A. Hildreth † Private † L † 1st H.A. † Bermuda Hund., Va † Sept. 9, 1864
Wm
 
Meriden Soldiers Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, February 9, 2010
2. Meriden Soldiers Memorial
 
W. Richardson † Private † D † 2d H.A. † Fairfax Semy, Va † April 24, 1864
Charles W. Griswold † Private † F † 2d H.A. † , † April 23, 1865
Ht W. Miller † Private † H † 2d H.A. † Cold Harbor, Va † June 1, 1864
Wm Fitzgerald † Private † I † 2d H.A. † Strasburg, Va † Oct. 19, 1864
Adolphus H. Barr † Private † D † 5th † Resaca, Ga † May 15, 1864
Michael Canary † Private † G † 5th † Meriden, Conn † May 9, 1862
Oscar Crusius † Corp. † H † 6th † James Island, S.C. † June 13, 1862
Edwin F. Collins † Private † F † 6th † Point Of Rocks, Va † Oct. 16, 1864
John Kern † Private † H † 6th † Fortíss Monroe, Va † Nov. 7, 1864
August Schutt † Private † H † 6th † In Prison, † Oct. 28, 1864
Charles Gangloff † Private † H † 6th † Druryís Bluff, Va † May 21, 1864
Jacob Mayer † Private † H † 6th † Hilton Head , S.C. † June 21, 1862
Howard Maschmeyer † Private † H † 6th † Hilton Head , S.C. † Sept . 5, 1863
Wm Maschmeyer † Private † H † 6th † Beaufort, S.C. † Oct. 23, 1862
Jacob Eaton † Chapín † † 7th † Wilmington, N.C. † Mar. 20, 1865
E. Lewis Bull † Adjt † † 7th † Hilton Head, S.C. † Oct. 20, 1862
Edwin J. Merrian † 2d Lieut † C † 7th † Hampton, Va † Oct. 5, 1864
Oliver D. Sellew † Sergít † A † 7th † Florence, S.C. † Oct. 18, 1864
Alfred P. Green † Sergít † C † 7th † Meriden, Conn † Jan 9, 1865
Marshall F.
 
Meriden Soldiers Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, February 9, 2010
3. Meriden Soldiers Memorial
 
Belden † Corp'l † A † 7th † Fort Wagner, S.C. † Jult 11, 1863
James W. Belden † Corp'l † C † 7th † Charleston, S.C. † Dec. 22, 1864
Watson W. Davis † Corp'l † C † 7th † Jefferson Bk,, Mo † May 12, 1865
Seth W. Hotchkiss † Private † A † 7th † Fortíss Monroe, Va † Aug. 7, 1864
Wm F. Ackerman † Private † C † 7th † Fort Pulaski, Ga † May 12, 1862
George Burroughs † Private † C † 7th † Tybee Island, Ga † Feb. 2, 1862
George Blake † Private † C † 7th † New Haven, Conn † Aug 7, 1863
John Byxbee † Private † C † 7th † Beaufort, S.C. † May 3, 1864

[ south side plaque ]
Levi Barnes † Private † C † 7th † Macon, Ga † Nov. 30, 1864
Henry Avery † Private † C † 7th † Baltimore, Md † Mar. 18, 1865
George W. Andrus † Private † C † 7th † Druryís Bluff, Va † May 14, 1864
Silas Davis † Private † C † 7th † Meriden, Conn † Mar. 1, 1863
Henry De Angelist † Private † C † 7th † Jefferson Bk., Mo † May 31, 1865
Henry A. Edgerton † Private † C † 7th † Goldsboro, N.C. † July 3, 1865
Joshua J. Jones † Private † C † 7th † Talahassee, Fla † Mar. 10, 1864
Charles P. Lewis † Private † C † 7th † Deep Run, Va † Aug. 16, 1864
James A. Miller † Private † C † 7th † James Island, S.C. † June 14, 1862
Abraham Miner † Private † C † 7th † Druryís Bluff, Va † May 16, 1864
Charles L. Mcwhinney † Private † C † 7th † Florence,
 
Meriden Soldiers Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, February 9, 2010
4. Meriden Soldiers Memorial
 
S.C. † Feb. 28, 1865
Chauncey W. Roberts † Private † C † 7th † Florence, S.C. † Nov. 10, 1864
William Schofield † Private † C † 7th † Beaufort, S.C. † Dec. 27, 1862
Frederick A. Taylor † Private † C † 7th † Florence, S.C. †
James Thrall † Private † C † 7th † Meriden, Conn † Jan. 8, 1863
Charles F. Waterman † Private † C † 7th † Fort Pulaski, Ga † June 21, 1862
John E. Warner † Private † C † 7th † Andersonville, Ga † Dec. 3, 1864
Wm Warner † Private † C † 7th † Florence, S.C. † Sept. 1864
Edmund Westerhood † Private † D † 7th † Florence, S.C. †
Christian Kohlberg † Private † I † 7th † Andersonville, Ga † Sept. 15, 1864
James Cook † Private † I † 7th † Pocotaligo, S.C. † Oct. 22, 1862
George W. Holmes † Private † G † 7th † Andersonville, Ga † Jan. 19, 1864
Levi C. Bingham † 1st Lieut † K † 8th † Walthal Jc., Va † May 9, 1864
Wm H. Johnson † 2d Lieut † K † 8th † Morehead City, N.C. † April 6, 1862
Wm G. Lewis † Corpíl † K † 8th † Antietam, Md † Sept. 26, 1862
Chas H. Lewis † Corpíl † K † 8th † Petersburg, Va † Sept. 17, 1864
John H. Simons † Corpíl † B † 8th † Antietam, Md † Sept. 17, 1862
Wm Wright † Private † E † 8th † Walthal Jc., Va † May 7, 1864
Wm H. Peterson † Private † E † 8th † Petersburg, Va † May 10, 1864
Lawrence Riley † Private † I † 8th † Walthal Jc., Va † May 7, 1864
Henry
 
Meriden Soldiers Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Herrick, February 9, 2010
5. Meriden Soldiers Memorial
 
A. Lathrop † Private † K † 8th † Hampton, Va † Sept. 29, 1864
Charles W. Allen † Private † K † 8th † Hampton, Va † July 7, 1864
Wallace W. Bates † Private † K † 8th † Roanoke Isínd, N.C. † Feb. 24, 1862
Morris C. Clark † Private † K † 8th † Meriden, Conn † July 5, 1867
John B. Comstock † Private † K † 8th † Centerbrík, Conn † April 8, 1862
John K. Doolittle † Private † K † 8th † Antietam, Md † Oct. 9, 1862
George V. Dagle † Private † K † 8th † Antietam, Md † Sept. 17, 1862
Henry Finken † Private † K † 8th † Antietam, Md † Sept. 17, 1862
Henry W. L. Keach † Private † K † 8th † Morehead City, N.C. † April 19, 1862
Alonzo I. Richardson † Private † K † 8th † Antietam, Md † Sept. 17, 1862

[ east side plaque ]
Willis B. Richmond † Private † K † 8th † Antietam, Md † Sept. 17, 1862
Joseph H. Walker † Private † K † 8th † Hampton, Va † July 12, 1864
Edwin E. Westover † Private † K † 8th † Portsmouth, Va † Mar. 27, 1864
John Lacourcier † Private † K † 8th † Ft. Trumbull, Conn † Jan. 26, 1864
Elihu Talmadge † Private † K † 8th † Drowned At Sea, † Jan. 31, 1862
Frank Tench † Private † K † 8th † Petersburg, Va † Aug. 26, 1864
Wm. Casheen † Private † B † 9th † Salisbury, N.C. † Dec. 9, 1864
Andrew carlin † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † July 23, 1862
Patrick Cain † Private † B † 9th † Baton Rouge, La † Aug. 10, 1862
James Donohue † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † Oct. 29, 1862
John Ferris † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † Aug. 28, 1862
Patrick Greene † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † Aug. 12, 1863
Joseph Harrington † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † Nov. 3, 1863
Thomas Harvey † Private † B † 9th † Carrollton, La † Sept. 11, 1862
Michael Magee † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † Oct. 16, 1863
Michael Malloy † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † Oct. 1, 1862
Luke Quinn † Private † B † 9th † New Haven, Conn † June 16, 1864
Thomas Waldron † Private † B † 9th † Vicksburg, Miss † July 20, 1862
Joseph Cassidy † Private † B † 9th † Meriden, Conn † July 31, 1867
James Butler † Private † B † 9th † Meriden, Conn † Mar. 28, 1863
James Doran † Private † B † 9th † New Orleans, La † Dec. 6, 1862
Thomas F. Remington † Private † K † 11th † Antietam, Md † Sept. 26, 1862
Charles R. Mecorney † Private † B † 12th † Cedar Creek, Va † Oct. 19, 1864
John C. Brooks † Private † C † 12th † Meriden, Conn † June 1, 1864
Thomas Burns † Private † C † 13th † Port Hudson, La † June 14, 1863
Francis J. Hart † Private † C † 13th † , † Jan. 8, 1865
John Hunt † Private † G † 13th † Winchester, Va † Oct. 17, 1864
Wm. Pendleton † Private † C † 14th † Andersonville, Ga † July 6, 1864
Edward Hughes † Private † D † 14th † Andersonville, Ga † June 22, 1864
John OíBrien † Private † D † 14th † Reamís Station, Va † Aug. 25, 1864
John Cunningham † Private † E † 14th † Stony Mountín, Va † Feb. 26, 1864
Wm. Leonard † Private † H † 14th † Andersonville, Ga † Aug. 19, 1864
Madison Lamphear † Private † E † 14th † Lyme, Conn † Mar. 8, 1865
Andrew Anderson † Private † K † 14th † Andersonville, Ga † July 15, 1864
Julius Bassett † Captín † A † 15th † Kinston, N.C. † Mar. 8, 1865
Marshall C. Augur † Or. Mr. † † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 11, 1864
Wm. W. Thompson † 1st Lieut. † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 29, 1864
Henry B. Levi † 2d Lieut. † F † 15th † Portsmouth, Va † Sept. 28, 1863
George N. Bailey † Corpíl † A † 15th † Kinston, N.C. † Mar. 8, 1865
Benjamin R. Sherman † Corpíl † A † 15th † Philadelphia, Penn † Dec. 18, 1862

[ north side plaque ]
George L. Roberts † Private † A † 15th † Fairfax Semíy, Va † Nov. 6, 1862
George Harwood † Private † A † 15th † Andersonville, Ga † Aug. 16, 1864
James M. Ford † Private † A † 15th † Andersonville, Ga † Aug. , 1864
Franklin P. Talmadge † Private † A † 15th † Camp Chase, Va † Oct. 23, 1862
Charles F. Green † Private † A † 15th † , †
James S. Ely † Private † A † 15th † New Haven, Conn † Mar. 29, 1864
James Greenland † Private † A † 15th † Meriden, Conn † Aug. 4, 1865
Aaron J. Pratt † Private † A † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Sept. 24, 1864
Andrew B. Hitchcock † Private † A † 15th † Newport News, Va † Mar. 21, 1864
Thomas Brooks † Private † A † 15th † Portsmouth, Va † Sept. 21, 1863
Mark Kilbride † Private † A † 15th † Portsmouth, Va † Aug. 9, 1863
James B. Parker † Private † A † 15th † Hampton, Va † Sept. 30, 1863
Willis Redfield † Private † A † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 1, 1864
Charles C. Brown † Private † A † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † April 16, 1864
William Uhl † Private † A † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 10, 1864
Robert O. Williams † Private † A † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † May 1, 1865
Eugene Bouvard † Private † A † 15th † Kinston, N.C. † Mar. 8, 1865
Sylvanus A. Hull † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † June 16, 1865
Joseph Rancorn † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 1, 1864
David Crowley † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Sept. 30, 1864
Alvah J. Cook † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 13, 1864
Alvin Kenney † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 14, 1864
James P. Baker † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 20, 1865
Lyman S. Beach † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 6, 1864
Franklin S. Carpenter † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † Oct. 13, 1864
John Ford † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † July 12, 1864
George C. Robinson † Private † F † 15th † Newbern, N.C. † April 22, 1865
George H. Lewis † Private † F † 15th † Washington, D.C. † Feb 11, 1863
Oscar M. Bailey † Private † F † 15th † Suffolk, Va † May 8, 1863
Francis P. Baker † Private † F † 15th † Portsmouth, Va † July 4, 1863
John N. Davis † Private † F † 15th † Washington, D.C. † May 4, 1863
Giles I. Newton † Private † F † 15th † Meriden, Conn † Aug. 16, 1865
James Cunningham † Private † F † 15th † Meriden, Conn † Mar. 15, 1869
David K. Dunham † Private † F † 15th † Meriden, Conn † Feb. 13, 1866
Cyrus Root † Corp'l † C † 25th † Bayou Boeuf, La † April 27, 1863
George Hirschfield † U.S. Marine Corps † † † Andersonville, Ga † Sept. 16, 1864
Harrison Lamphear † U.S. Marine Corps † † † Brooklyn, N.Y. † Jan. 6, 1865
John E. Barlow † Private † E † 1st L.A.C. † Carrollton, La † July 31, 1863

 
Erected 1873.
 
Location. 41° 32.185′ N, 72° 47.862′ W. Marker is in Meriden, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and Catlin Street, on the right when traveling west on East Main Street. Click for map. Located in front of Meriden City Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Meriden CT 06450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abraham Lincoln (here, next to this marker); USS Maine Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Cristoforo Colombo (within shouting distance of this marker); Meridenís Traffic Tower (approx. 0.3 miles away); Center Congregational Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Meriden World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); City of Meriden's World War I Roll of Honor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Meriden.
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,249 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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