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Mattapan in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Boston Civil War Memorial

 
 
Boston Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 26, 2013
1. Boston Civil War Memorial Marker
View of front panel
Inscription. (Front panel) To the Memory of the Soldiers and Sailors of Boston who fell in defense of their Country and Liberty in the Rebellion which ended in 1865. This monument is gratefully dedicated by the City of Boston.(Rear panel) The courage and devotion shown by the Soldiers and Sailors during the war for American Nationality have made their name the glory and pride of the Nation.
 
Erected 1865 by By order of the City Council A.D.
 
Location. 42° 16.933′ N, 71° 6.3′ W. Marker is in Mattapan, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Walk Hill Street (Cemetery entrance). Click for map. The marker is located in the Civil War section of Mount Hope Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Mattapan MA 02126, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boston Spanish American War Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Sargent's Folly (approx. 1.8 miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 2.4 miles away); Anderson Carriage House (approx.
Boston Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 26, 2013
2. Boston Civil War Memorial Marker
View of the rear panel
2.5 miles away); Putterham School (approx. 2.5 miles away); The Land (approx. 3.4 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 3.4 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Boston Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 26, 2013
3. Boston Civil War Memorial Marker
The American flags were placed for Memorial Day 2013
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 330 times since then and 3 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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