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Newport in Orleans County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Grand Army of the Republic Memorial

 
 
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2018
1. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial
Inscription.

In memory of
The Eighteen
Charter Members

of
Baxter Post No 51 G.A.R.

Ina L. Rocque
Dept. President W.R.C.

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In memory of
Our Fathers
Vermont Dep't. D. of U.V.
of the Civil War

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In memory of
Sarah Mulheron
Ladies of the G.A.R.


 
Erected 1938 by Vermont's Woman's Relief Corps, Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, and Ladies of the G.A.R.
 
Location. 44° 56.341′ N, 72° 12.243′ W. Marker is in Newport, Vermont, in Orleans County. Marker is on Gardner Park Road east of Causeway Street (U.S. 5), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Gardner Memorial Park, Newport VT 05855, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Arrival of the Railroad / L'Arrivée du Chemin de Fer
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2018
2. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Tour Boats on the Lake / Les Bateaux de Randonnée sur le Lac (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pomerleau Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newport's Hotels and Tourism / Les Hotels de Newport et le Tourisme (approx. ¼ mile away); Early 19th Century Newport / Newport au dèbut du 19e siècle (approx. ¼ mile away); Northern Forest Canoe Trail (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US CivilWomen
 
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2018
3. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2018
4. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker
Oliver Sprigg Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2018
5. Oliver Sprigg Marker
[Nearby marker]
Park dedicated in 1975
in memoriam
Oliver Sprigg
for his dedication and service
to the youth of the community
Gardner Memorial Park Entrance Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
6. Gardner Memorial Park Entrance Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 3, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   6. submitted on September 1, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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