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Dowagiac in Cass County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

19th Michigan Infantry Memorial

 
 
19th Michigan Infantry Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
1. 19th Michigan Infantry Memorial
Inscription.
1861 – 1865

   The 19th Mich. Inf. Was organized at Dowagiac, ‘62. Henry C. Gilbert, Colonel, left camp Sept. 14, ‘62 with 995 men. Mustered out of service Jun. 10, ‘65

   Total Enrollment      1206
   Killed in Action      54
   Died of Wounds      31
   Died in Confederate Prisons      7
   Died of Disease      138
   Discharged for Disability      182

In Memory of
The 19th Michigan Infantry
By the Womans Relief Corps
Of Cass County, 1922.
(Auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic)

 
Erected 1922 by Womans Relief Corps of Cass County.
 
Location. 41° 58.994′ N, 86° 6.805′ W. Marker is in Dowagiac, Michigan, in Cass County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Indiana Avenue, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located at the southeast corner of Farr Park. Marker is in this post office area: Dowagiac MI 49047, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dowagiac World War II - Korean Conflict - Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Willis M. Farr
19th Michigan Infantry Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
2. 19th Michigan Infantry Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); St. Paul's Church / Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dowagiac World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dowagiac Civil War Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Indian Lake Cemetery (approx. 4.4 miles away); First Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 4.5 miles away); Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church (approx. 4.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dowagiac.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
19th Michigan Infantry Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
3. 19th Michigan Infantry Memorial
View to southeast
Intersection of Main St and Indiana Ave behind memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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