Alfred B. Hilton Memorial Park
"When the regimental color fell, this soldier seized the color and carried it forward, together with the national standard until disabled at the enemy's inner line."
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 29, 1864.
Location. 39° 33.968′ N, 76° 9.827′ W. Marker is near
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alfred B. Hilton (within shouting distance of this marker); Prospect School (approx. 2.6 miles away); River Crossing (approx. 2.9 miles away); Rock Run (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rock Run Landing (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rock Run Mill (approx. 3.1 miles away); Deer Creek Harmony Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.4 miles away); Havre de Grace Racetrack (approx. 3.4 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 4, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 211 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.