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Eighth Vermont Volunteers

 
 
Eighth Vermont Volunteers Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
1. Eighth Vermont Volunteers Memorial
Inscription.  
Honor the Brave
Erected to
commemorate the Bayonet Charge
of the
Eighth Vermont Vol's. led by
Genl. Stephen Thomas
Sept. 19, 1864.
Committed to the care of those
once a brave foe.
Now our generous friends
gift of
Comrade Herbert E. Hill
Boston Mass.
Dedicated Sept. 19. 1885

 
Erected 1885 by Herbert E. Hill.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1812.
 
Location. 39° 11.008′ N, 78° 9.382′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Marker is on Woodstock Lane near Lincoln Street, on the right when traveling west. Located inside Winchester National Cemetery, 401 National Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester VA 22601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 6th Army Corps (within shouting distance of this marker); Arkansas (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment (within shouting distance
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of this marker); Maryland (within shouting distance of this marker); Massachusetts (within shouting distance of this marker); 18th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); Texas (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
 
Close-up of Inscription image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
2. Close-up of Inscription
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 877 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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