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Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial

 
 
Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 1, 2010
1. Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial Marker
Inscription. Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow, U.S. Navy, Born in Wilmington N.C. November 19, 1911, Died in Boston Mass. Sept 29, 1873. He conducted the memorable sea fight in command of USS Kearsarge when she sunk the Alabama in the English Channel June 19. 1864.—This boulder from Kearsarge Mt. Merrimack Co., N.H. and is erected to his memory by his wife and surviving children.
 
Location. 42° 17.514′ N, 71° 6.474′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Walk Hill Street (Cemetery entrance). Click for map. The Admiral Winslow Memorial is located in Forest Hills Cemetery, Section 21, Fern Path. Marker is in this post office area: Jamaica Plain MA 02130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boston Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Boston Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Sargent's Folly (approx. 1.4 miles away); Anderson Carriage House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Putterham School (approx. 1.9 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 2.8 miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Land (approx. 3.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  John Ancrum Winslow - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 14, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 1, 2010
2. Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial Marker

 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 1, 2010
3. Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 356 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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