Alton New Hampshire Civil War Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of those who enlisted from Alton in the War of 1861-65. Died in defense of their country and sleep in unknown graves. Erected by M.H. Savage Post GAR
Issac C. Rollins Died at Yorktown • Josiah J. Place Died at Hilton Head • Thomas B. Wentworth Died at Tortucus • Samuel J. Watson Died at Carrollton • George Allen Died at New York • Leroy A. Couch Died at Salisbury • George W. Colbath Died at Fort Jefferson
James M. Straw Died of wounds at Cold Harbor • Joseph H. Peavey Died of wounds at Cold Harbor • Codswell U. Place Died of wounds at Potomac Creek • George W. Ham Died at Falmouth • Ira E. Place Died at Frederick City
James M. Jones Killed at Chancellorsville • Benjamin F. Colbath Killed at Chancellorsville • Charles M. Gilman Killed at Chancellorsville • William P. Watson Killed at Cold Harbor • Albert C. Jones Killed at Gettysburg • Sullivan Kingman Killed at Gettysburg • William E. Burgin Killed at Potomac Creek
Erected by MH Savage Post GAR.
Location. 43° 27.371′ N, 71° 13.249′ W. Marker is in Alton, New Hampshire, in Belknap County. Marker is on Main Street (Route 11), on the right
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alton NH World War I Honor Roll Memorial (here, next to this marker); Alton New Hampshire WW II /Korean War Honor Roll Memorial (here, next to this marker); Alton New Hampshire Viet Nam Conflict Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Alton Bay Transportation Center (approx. 1.5 miles away); New Durham Meeting House (approx. 5.1 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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