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Cadet Charles K. Hodge

 
 
Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 14, 2011
1. Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument
east side
Inscription.
To The Memory Of
Cadet Charles K. Hodge
of the
U.S. Military Academy
And A Member
Of The Third Class
Of 1839-40

[ north side ]
He Died Suddenly
Whilst On A Visit To His Parents
At Roxbury Conn.
on the
Thirty First Of August 1839.
Aged 19 Years 9 Months
And 4 Days

[ west side ]
Called From Us
In The Buoyancy Of Youth
Earth's Cares Had Not Chilled
Nor Life's Vicissitudes
Changed The Warm Currents
Of His Feelings

[ south side ]
His Class Mates
Have Erected This Monument
As A Testimony Of Their
Respect For His Memory
And Their Regret
For His Loss

 
Location. 41° 33.723′ N, 73° 18.692′ W. Marker is in Roxbury, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of North Street (Connecticut Route 67) and Ranney Hill Road, on the left when traveling north on North Street. Click for map. Located in Roxbury Center Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Roxbury CT 06783, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roxbury Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker);
Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 14, 2011
2. Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument
north side
Roxbury (approx. 0.2 miles away); Col. Seth Warner Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Roxbury WW II Veterans Marker (approx. half a mile away); Mine Hill Preserve (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Orzech Family Preserve (approx. 1.3 miles away); Brian E. Tierney Preserve (approx. 2.5 miles away); Bridgewater WW I Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Roxbury.
 
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Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 14, 2011
3. Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument
west side
Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 14, 2011
4. Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument
south side
Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 14, 2011
5. Cadet Charles K. Hodge Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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