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The 25th New York Cavalry

 
 
The 25th New York Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 23, 2013
1. The 25th New York Cavalry Marker
Inscription.
Sacred to
the memory of
our comrades
who gave their
lives in defence
of the
National Capitol
July 11, 1864

Erected by the
State of New York
in honor of the
25th N.Y. Vol. Cav.

 
Erected by State of New York.
 
Location. 38° 58.247′ N, 77° 1.618′ W. Marker is in Washington, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Georgia Avenue NW (U.S. 29) north of Van Buren Street NW, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in the Battleground National Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roll Call (here, next to this marker); 98th Pennsylvania Infantry (here, next to this marker); Battleground National Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); The 122nd New York Volunteer Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Company K, 150th Ohio National Guard Infantry (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battleground National Cemetery (a few steps from this
The 25th New York Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 13, 2005
2. The 25th New York Cavalry Marker
marker); Automobiling on The Avenue (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of a Tulip Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
The 25th New York Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 13, 2005
3. The 25th New York Cavalry Marker
The 25th New York Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 13, 2005
4. The 25th New York Cavalry Marker
The 25th New York Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 23, 2013
5. The 25th New York Cavalry Marker
Elijah Hufletin image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 23, 2013
6. Elijah Hufletin
Private, Company A, 25th New York Cavalry
Age: 28
Origin: New York
Killed at Fort Stevens, July 12, 1864
Grave # 17
Wilhelm Frei image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 23, 2013
7. Wilhelm Frei
Private, Company D, 25th New York Cavalry
Age: 25
Origin: Germany
Killed in action, Fort Stevens, July 11, 1864
Grave # 19
Alternatively identified as William Fray, William Gray or William Tray
Alfred C. Starbird image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 23, 2013
8. Alfred C. Starbird
Sergeant, Company K, 25th New York Infantry Age: 31
Origin: Pennsylvania
Killed in action, July 12, 1864 at Fort Stevens
Grave # 33
Jeremiah Maloney image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 23, 2013
9. Jeremiah Maloney
Private, Company K, 25th New York Cavalry
Age: 21
Origin: Ireland
Killed in Action, July 13, 1864 near Fort Stevens
Grave # 34
Thomas Richardson image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, June 23, 2013
10. Thomas Richardson
Sergeant, Company B, 25th New York Cavalry
Age: 24
Origin: Ireland
Killed in Action, July 11, 1864 at Fort Stevens
Grave # 35
 
 
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