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Brewster Soldiers Monument

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
1. Brewster Soldiers Monument
Inscription.
Service
For The
Union

In Honor Of
Crosby Post 302
G A R

Gift of William Andrew Ferris


[ left tablet ]
Dedicated to The
Honor and Sacrifice
Of Our Men and Women
Who Served Our Country
In
Spanish American War
World War I
World War II
Let None Forget
Erected Sept. 12, 1981
Brewster, NY


[ right tablet ]
Dedicated to The
Honor and Sacrifice
Of Our Men and Women
Who Served Our Country
In
Korean War
Vietnam War
Let None Forget
Erected Sept. 12, 1981
Brewster, NY


[ plaque on back ]
Members Of
Crosby Post No 502 G A R
Department of New York
Abel, Hiram M. Adams, John Q. Austin, Hiram Bailey, Edward Bailey, Gilbert D. Baker, Stephen Banks, John O. Barrett, Dingee Birch, Samuel R. Bivin, Felix C. Burbank, George B. Campbell, John Carpenter, Solomon Coe, Samuel A. Crosby, Abner Dale, Henry W. Dayton, Benjamin Decker, George W. Donner, Michael Finley, William Fisher, George W. Ferguson, Knowlton Gallagher, William Ganung, Bailey Gilbert, Wright Hall, Frederick R. Harris, Henry H. Hazen, Jeremiah W. Hopkins,
Brewster Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
2. Brewster Soldiers Monument
left tablet
David Hutchings, Edward Kirk, William H. Kratz.Fred Lent, Milton C. Light, William D. McCann, A. N. McCarty, Dennis Mead, Alvin Mullarkey, Austin Ostrander, James R. Parker, Isaac W. Rathers, Gerhardt Reed, H. Clay Reynolds.Mills Rogers, James P. Satterlee, William Scully, Dennis Seagrave, Gilbert H. Secor, Leonard H. Sloane, John M. Smalley, Isiah Smalley, William Smith, William Walter Spencer, Philip Stannard, David K. Stock, Conrad Sweetman, William H. Tibbles, Charles Tilford, William H. Tompkins, Sylvester Townsend, Obed P. Wallace, Isaac S. Washburn, David Wells, Frank Williams, George Wood Jared G. Worden, Henry
 
Location. 41° 23.506′ N, 73° 37.148′ W. Marker is in Brewster, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of Railroad Avenue (County Route 53) and Morning Thorpe Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Railroad Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brewster NY 10509, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brewster Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Borden Bridge (approx. 0.7 miles away); Drewsclift Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away); Birthplace of Darius M. Couch
Brewster Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
3. Brewster Soldiers Monument
right tablet
(approx. 1.9 miles away); Hopkins Corners (approx. 2.3 miles away); Gilead Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Gilead Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away); Enoch Crosby (Harvey Birch) (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brewster.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Brewster Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
4. Brewster Soldiers Monument
plaque on back
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By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
5. Brewster Soldiers Monument
back
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By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
6. Brewster Soldiers Monument
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By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
7. Brewster Soldiers Monument
Brewster Soldiers Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Duncan, May 2011
8. Brewster Soldiers Monument Marker
This is the plaque by Troop One Historian and Eagle Scout James Duncan placed on a pedestal telling the history of the monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 914 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.   8. submitted on , by John Duncan of Brewster, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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