Hyattsville in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Christian A Fleetwood
Sergeant Major 4th US Colored Troops
1840 † 1914
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.
Location. 38° 54.522′ N, 76° 52.782′ W. Marker is in Hyattsville, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Memorial can be reached from Sheriff Road. Marker is in the National Harmony Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7101 Sheriff Road, Hyattsville MD 20785, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas R Hawkins (here, next to this marker); Osborne Perry Anderson (here, next to this marker); Elizabeth Keckly (a few steps from this marker); This Memorial is Dedicated (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); This Memorial Honors Philip Reed (approx. 0.2 miles away); Development at the Wilson Farm Site (approx. ¾ mile away); History of the Wilson FarmHighland Park High School (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hyattsville.
Also see . . .
1. Christian Fleetwood. Sergeant Major, July 21, 1840- September 28, 1914, Civil War Trust. (Submitted on June 19, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Diary of Sergeant Major Christian Fleetwood. Excerpts, National Humanities Center. (Submitted on June 19, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
3. The Negro as Soldier. by Christian A. Fleetwood, 1895. (Submitted on June 19, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 19, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 495 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 19, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.