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Bennington Civil War Monument

 
 
Bennington Civil War Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
1. Bennington Civil War Monument Marker


Inscription.
To the memory of the men from Bennington whose patriotism helped to maintain and perpetuate the Union 1861 – 1865
A tribute by
Bennington Post no. 13,
American Legion
Dedicated at the Department Convention of the Legion,
the first held in Bennington,
August MDCCCCXXX

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United by a purpose to perpetuate the
Union and Liberties of the people.

 
Erected 1930 by American Legion.
 
Location. 42° 52.983′ N, 73° 12.574′ W. Marker is in Bennington, Vermont, in Bennington County. Marker is on Main Street (Vermont Route 9), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Bennington Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 75 Main Street, Bennington VT 05201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vermont (within shouting distance of this marker); The "Corkscrew" Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Vermont's Colonial Shrine (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Lloyd Garrison (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ethan Allen (approx. 0.2
Rear of Bennington Civil War Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
2. Rear of Bennington Civil War Monument Marker
miles away); Bennington Battle Monument (approx. mile away); Site of the Catamount Tavern - 1767 (approx. mile away); Captain Samuel Robinson (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bennington.
 
More about this marker. The relief on the rear of the monument depicts Union soldiers marching.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Monument at the Bennington Museum image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
3. Monument at the Bennington Museum
Bennington Civil War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
4. Bennington Civil War Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 18, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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