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Belfast Civil War Monument

 
 
Belfast Civil War Monument (front) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
1. Belfast Civil War Monument (front)
Inscription.
(front)
In honor of
our soldiers
the defenders of the Union
Civil War
1861 - 1865
Gettysburg
(right)
Sixth New York Cavalry
Five Forks
(rear)
Enlisted from Allen, N.Y.
Wilderness
(left)
First New York Dragoons
Cold Harbor

 
Erected 1915.
 
Location. 42° 20.621′ N, 78° 6.685′ W. Marker is in Belfast, New York, in Allegany County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 19) and East Hughes Street (County Route 26), on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Monument is located at the center of a square green space between Merton Ave and E Hughes St along Main St NY-19). Marker is in this post office area: Belfast NY 14711, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Township of Belfast World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Belfast World War II, Korean Conflict, Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Caneadea Historic Camelback Bridge (approx. 3.5 miles
Belfast Civil War Monument (front) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
2. Belfast Civil War Monument (front)
away); a different marker also named Caneadea Historic Camelback Bridge (approx. 3.5 miles away); Angelica Cemetery (approx. 6.1 miles away); Hanging Bog (approx. 7.6 miles away); Town of Amity Civil War Monument (approx. 9.2 miles away); Centerville Town Hall (approx. 11.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Belfast.
 
Also see . . .
1. Belfast Civil War Monument. Allegany County Historical Society (Submitted on July 31, 2014.) 

2. Belfast, NY, Allegany County, Civil War Veteran List (pdf file). (Submitted on July 31, 2014.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Belfast Civil War Monument (right) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
3. Belfast Civil War Monument (right)
Sixth New York Cavalry
Belfast Civil War Monument (rear) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
4. Belfast Civil War Monument (rear)
Enlisted from Allen, N.Y.
Belfast Civil War Monument (left) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
5. Belfast Civil War Monument (left)
First New York Dragoons
Belfast Civil War Monument (left) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
6. Belfast Civil War Monument (left)
Belfast Civil War Monument (right) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
7. Belfast Civil War Monument (right)
Belfast Civil War Monument (rear) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 20, 2014
8. Belfast Civil War Monument (rear)
NY 19 in background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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