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Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial

 
 
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By James R. Murray, August 29, 2017
1. Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker
North Face inscription Years of the Civil War
Inscription.
West Face
The Town of Concord builds this monument in honor of the brave men whose names it bears, and records with grateful pride that they found here a birthplace, home or grave. 1866.

East face
They died for their country in the war of the rebellion,” and lists the names of 32 townsmen who perished.

South face
Faithful unto death

North face 1861 to 1865

First Column:
U.S. ARMY
MAJ. AMIEL W. WIMPLE MAJ. GEN. U.S. VOLS.
CAPT. DANIEL FORSTER U.S. VOLS.
CHAPLAIN JAMES MEAND
CHAPLAIN WILLIAM C. WHITCOMB

2D MASS. VOLS.
THOMAS CARE

9TH MASS. VOLS.
CAPT. JAMES E. MCCAFFERTY, JR.
MARTIN LYNCH

12TH MASS. VOLS.
PAUC C. KITTREDGE

16TH MASS. VOLS.
HERMAN FLINT

20TH MASS. VOLS.
CHARLES BRIGHAM
EDWARD C. GARRITY
JOHN McDONOUGH

24TH MASS. VOLS.
CHARLES A. LAWRENCE

26TH MASS. VOLS.
JAMES M. BILLINGS
CHARLES H. BROWN
THOMAS McGUIRE

Second Column:
29TH MASS. VOLS.
LIEUT. EZRA RIPLEY

32D MASS. VOLS.
COL. GEORGE L. PRESCOTT
SERG'T CHARLES APPLETON
CORP'L WILLIAM J. DAMON
FRANCIS BUTTRICK
BARNEY CLARK
GEORGE B. ERSKINE
JONAS E. MELVIN
JAMES THOMPSON

38TH MASS. VOLS.
BERTRAND

Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 29, 2017
2. Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker
Side 1 of name inscriptions
BURGESS
EDWIN C. PROCTOR

40TH MASS. VOLS.
GEORGE J. CARR
CHARLES B. HANNAFORD
ALONZO FRANCIS MUNROE

47TH MASS. VOLS.
SERG'T FRANKLIN M. GREGORY
CORP'L ERASTUS H. KINGSBURY
OLIVER M. RICHARD

53D MASS. VOLS.
CHARLES W. STUART

Third Column:
56TH MASS. VOLS.
MICHAEL MURRAY

59TH MASS. VOLS.
SERG'T HENRY CARLEY SMITH
RICHARD R. CLARK
GEORGE POLAND

1ST MASS. ARTILLERY
PAUL A. DUDLEY
ASA H. MELVIN
SAMUEL MELVIN
CHARLES NEALEY

1ST MASS. CAVALRY
THOMAS DOYLE
4TH MASS. CAVALRY
FREDRICK J. TARBELL

7TH MAINE VOLS.
SERG'T JAMES S. FERNALD

1ST MICHIGAN VOLS.
ALDEN BUTTRIO

11TH OHIO VOLS.
CORP'L CHARLES HOSMER WRIGHT
 
Erected 1867 by The town of Concord Mass.
 
Location. 42° 27.66′ N, 71° 20.956′ W. Marker is in Concord, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Monument Square: Lexington Road, in the median. Touch for map. Memorial is located in the town green in what is known locally as Monument Square. Marker is in this post office area: Concord MA 01742, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Town House (a few steps from this marker); Concord Massachusetts War Memorials
Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 29, 2017
3. Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker
Side 2 of name inscriptions
(within shouting distance of this marker); Concord Massachusetts Spanish American War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Concord Massachusetts World War I Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Jethro’s Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry David Thoreau (within shouting distance of this marker); British Soldier (within shouting distance of this marker); The Milldam (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 29, 2017
4. Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker
South Face inscription
Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 29, 2017
5. Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial Marker
Long view of the memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2017, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 30, 2017, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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