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Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

10th Vermont Monument

 
 
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By Bradley Owen, October 20, 2017
1. 10th Vermont Monument
Inscription.  This monument was erected by the State Of Vermont to designate the position of the Tenth Vermont Infantry during the battle fought here on the ninth day of July 1864 to save Washington, "and we saved it." Seven companies occupied the Washington Pike, while three companies occupied the Buckeystown Road opposite the Thomas House.

1915
 
Erected 1915 by The State of Vermont.
 
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 9, 1864.
 
Location. 39° 21.622′ N, 77° 23.236′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of Araby Church Road and Baker Valley Road on Araby Church Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frederick MD 21704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. State of Pennsylvania Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Final Stand (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Federal Retreat (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civilians Under Siege (approx. 0.3 miles away); Final Attack
10th Vermont Monument With The Barn At The Thomas Farm In The Background image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, October 20, 2017
2. 10th Vermont Monument With The Barn At The Thomas Farm In The Background
First Lieutenant George E. Davis and Corporal Alexander Scott, both of the regiment’s Company D, were awarded the Medal of Honor for their heroism during the battle.
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Farm (approx. 0.3 miles away); Edgewood (approx. 0.4 miles away); Monocacy Battlefield (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
 
Regarding 10th Vermont Monument. This was the third monument erected at Monocacy National Battlefield.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 11, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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