Woodbury in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
In memory of Woodbury soldiers who died in the Rebellion of 1861.
Above the main inscription are the names of one first lieutenant, two second lieutenants, and
Walt J. Orton, Oct. 7, '64
Myron G. Bishop, July 28, '65
And. B. Candee, Sep. 30, '63
Chas. A. Squire, June 22, '64
Tim F. Walsh, Feb. 6, '65
The South face includes the names of eight corporals and four privates.
The East face includes the names of 13 privates, with year of death as early as 1862.
The North Face includes the names of 13 privates.
Erected 1871 by The town of Woodbury and the Woodbury Soldiers' Monument Association.
Location. 41° 32.271′ N, 73° 12.415′ W. Marker is in Woodbury, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street South (U.S. 6) and Park Road, on the right when traveling north on Main Street South. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Woodbury CT 06798, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Woodbury World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Woodbury World War I Memorial Woodbury (within shouting distance of this marker); The Common (within shouting distance of this marker); Glebe House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Malcolm “Mac” Baldrige (approx. ¼ mile away); Ancient Trading Path (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Memory Of George Washington (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodbury.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,078 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on May 31, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 8, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. 6, 7. submitted on April 3, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.