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Wadhams Brothers Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, May 24, 2010
1. Wadhams Brothers Memorial
Inscription.  
[ west side ]
Wadhams
The battle is fought,
the victory won.
Rest, Soldiers, Rest.


[ north side ]
Edward Wadhams
1st Sergt.
Co. E. 8. Regt. C.V.
Killed near Fort Darling Va.
May 16, 1864
Aged 27


[ east side ]
Capt.
Luman Wadhams
Co. A. 2. C.V.A.
Wounded at the Battle
Cold Harbor Va. June 1.
Died June 3, 1864
Aged 29


[ south side ]
Lieut.
Henry W. Wadhams
Co. K. 14. C.V.
Killed at North Anna Va.
May 26, 1864
Aged 33

 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 41° 44.283′ N, 73° 11.952′ W. Marker is in Litchfield, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Whites Wood Road and Russell Street, on the left when traveling west on Whites Wood Road. Located in West Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Litchfield CT 06759, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
Wadhams Brothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 24, 2010
2. Wadhams Brothers Memorial
Edward Wadhams
1st Sergt.
Co. E. 8. Regt. C.V.
Killed near Fort Darling Va.
May 16, 1864
Aged 27
marker. Mustered Out (within shouting distance of this marker); Litchfield (approx. 0.6 miles away); Oliver Wolcott Jr. Home (approx. 0.6 miles away); Earliest American Law School (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Litchfield (approx. 0.7 miles away); Litchfield World War I Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Litchfield Korean War Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Litchfield World War II Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Litchfield.
 
Wadhams Brothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 24, 2010
3. Wadhams Brothers Memorial
Capt.
Luman Wadhams
Co. A. 2. C.V.A.
Wounded at the Battle
Cold Harbor Va. June 1.
Died June 3, 1864
Aged 29
Wadhams Brothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 24, 2010
4. Wadhams Brothers Memorial
Lieut.
Henry W. Wadhams
Co. K. 14. C.V.
Killed at North Anna Va.
May 26, 1864
Aged 33
Wadhams Brothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 24, 2010
5. Wadhams Brothers Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, May 24, 2010
6. Wadhams Brothers Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 716 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 25, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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