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In Memory of 100th New York Volunteer Infantry

1861 Civil War 1865

 
 
100th New York Volunteer Infantry Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, December 30, 2014
1. 100th New York Volunteer Infantry Memorial
Inscription.
Battles and losses from "Fox's History of the Rebellion",
Yorktown, Williamsburg, Fair Oaks, Bottoms Bridge, White Oak Swamp, Malvern Hill, Virginia; Folly Island, Cole's Island, Morris Island, Night Assault on Fort Wagner, Siege of Fort Wagner, South Carolina; Bermuda Hundred, Walthall Junction, Proctor's Creek, Drury's Bluff, Strawberry Plains, Deep Bottom, Seige of Petersburg, Chaffin's Farm, Darbytown Road, Second Fair Oaks, Fort Gregg, Appomattox.
Killed 120; wounded 498; missing 288; total 906.
Losses: Officers / Enlisted Men / Total
Mortally wounded and killed: 12, 182, 194
Died of disease, accidents, etc.: 1, 131, 132
Died in Confederate Prisons: [0], 71, 71
Totals: 13, 384, 397
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See Hon. George S. Hazard's historical record in Buffalo Historical Society Building. -Dedicated September 25, 1916.-
 
Erected 1916.
 
Location. 42° 54.132′ N, 78° 53.894′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from Porter Avenue. Click for map. Marker is located in Front Park, a City of Buffalo Park. Vehicular access is off Porter Avenue between I-190 and Baird Way. Marker is near the tennis courts at the north
Northward View image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, December 30, 2014
2. Northward View
The north end of Front Park is separated from the Peace Bridge Port-of-Entry and an I-190 interchange roadway.
end of the park. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo NY 14213, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oliver Hazard Perry Monument (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 28th U. S. Infantry (about 700 feet away); St. Mary's-on-the-Hill (approx. mile away); Robert "Frankie" Franklin (approx. mile away); American Doughboy "Over the Top" to Victory (approx. mile away); D'Youville College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Waterfront Sites (approx. 0.4 miles away); "The Best Planned City" (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Also see . . .  Front Park - Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy. Front Park was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, regarded as the founder of landscape architecture. (Submitted on January 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Southward View image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, December 30, 2014
3. Southward View
Towards Porter Avenue. Front Park is north of downtown Buffalo.
Eastward View image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, December 30, 2014
4. Eastward View
In the background: tennis court, snow fence along Baird Way, houses on Busti Avenue.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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