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Derby and Huntington Civil War Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
1. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
West Plaque
Inscription. [ West Face ]
In
Memory of The
Men of Derby and Huntington
Who Fell
In the Service of Their Country
In The
War of the Rebellion
1861 – 1865
As
Defenders of Liberty And
Nationality

Gettysburg


[ South Face ]
Roll of Honor
Killed
Charles S. Munson, 1 Cav. June 15, 64 • Lucius B. Truesdale, 1 Art. Sept. 12, 64 • Thomas Hyland, 1 Art. June 27, 62 • Col. Elisha S. Kellogg, 2 Art. June 1, 64 • John Wilcox, 5 Regt. May 15, 64 • Frederick Miller, 6 Regt. Feb 22, 65 • Marcus A. Blackman, 6 Regt. May 16, 64 • Lieut. Henry B. Lee, 7 Regt. Aug. 16, 64 • Lieut. Charles E. Barker, 7 Regt. Aug 14, 64 • Fred A. Felch, 7 Regt. May 16, 64 • Col. Charles L. Russell, 10 Regt. Feb. 8, 62 • Aleck Daley, 11 Reft. June 3, 64 • Charles Kline, 14 Regt. Oct. 14, 63 • Seymour M. Smith, 20 Regt. Mar. 16, 65 • Charles E. Byington, 20 Regt. Mar. 19, 65 • William J. Brown, 20 Regt. July 20, 64 • Nathan Davidson, 20 Regt. July 20, 64 • Walter P. Lindsly, 20 Regt. Aug 27, 64 • Robert Martindale, 20 Regt. July 20, 64 • Thomas Redshaw, 20 Regt. July 3, 64 • James Dunn, 20 Regt. Nov. 9, 63 • David N. Griffith, 20 Regt. May 3, 63 • John Foley, 20 Regt. May 3, 63 • John Finnegan, 20 Regt. May 3, 63 • Thomas Garner, 20 Regt. May 3, 63 • George
Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
2. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
South Plaque
N. Tomlinson, 20 Regt. • David B. Rowell, 20 Regt. July 25, 64 • Abram L. Moulthrop, 23 Regt. Jan 21, 64 • Thomas C. Cornell, 23 Regt. June 23, 63
Died of Wounds
Daniel L. Richardson, 1 Cav. June 29, 64 • George W. Huckins, 8 Regt. Aug. 24, 64 • Francis Lewis, 7 Regt. Nov. 21, 62 • John E. Hall, 7 Regt. Dec. 29, 61 • Oswin S. Frost, 8 Regt, Sept. 20, 62 • Michael O’ Hara, 8 Regt. Aug. 4, 64 • Peter Peterson, 8 Regt. Oct. 5, 65 • Pliny Bartholomew, 10 Regt. Feb. 17, 62 • Sheldon P. Johnson, 20 Regt. Mar. 27, 65 • Evelyn E. Moulthrop, 20 Regt. Aug. 30, 64 • Samuel Ould, 23 Regt. July 10, 63 • Luther N. Bronson, 23 Regt. June 30, 63 • Capt. Wm. J. Hotchkiss, U.S.N. Aug. 17, 63 • William Poole, U.S.N. Dec. 20, 64
“On fame’s eternal camping ground
their silent tents are spread
and glory guards, with sacred round,
the bivouac of the dead.”
New Bern

[ East Face ]
Erected
By The
People of Derby and Huntington
A.D. 1883
In Honor of All Who Fought
In the Service of Their Country
“That government of the people,
by the people, and for the people
should not perish from the earth.”
Atlanta


[ North Face ]
Roll of Honor
Died In Service
Capt. Eldridge Colburn, 1 Cav. May 12, 64 • John
Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
3. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
East Plaque
Wheeler, 1 Cav.Sept. 19, 64 • Benjamin T. Canfield, 1 Cav. Jan. 13, 65 • James F. Huntley, 1 Art. Aug. 8, 64 • Joseph Fitzsimmons, 1 Art. Aug 16, 64 • William H. Murphy, 1 Art. Dec. 11, 61 • Talmadge Hubbard, 1 Art. July 7, 62 • Theodore Beeman, 1 Art. Dec. 7, 62 • Dwight Gardner, 1 Art. May 20, 62 • Patrick Morand, 1 Art. Aug. 20, 62 • Benjamin Smith, 1 Art. Oct. 10, 64 • Alonzo Beecher, 3 Ind. B. Nov. 25, 64 • James Morrison, 5 Regt. Unknown • Hugh Fitzpatick, 7 Regt. Aug. 6, 64 • James J. Smith, 7 Regt. May 26, 65 • John McTague, 9 Regt. Nov. 26, 63 • Joseph Gahagan, 9 Regt. Aug. 8, 62 • Patrick Larkins, 9 Regt. Aug. 21, 62 • John Crowley, 9 Regt. Sept. 30, 62 • Cornelius Ryan, 9 Regt. Sept. 27, 63 • James Ryan, 9 Regt. Aug. 20, 62 • John Maher, 9 Regt. Aug. 14, 62 • Michael Downey, 9 Regt. June 22, 62 • Martin Kilgariff, 9 Regt. Oct. 16, 62 • William Goodall, 9 Regt. Mar. 8, 65 • Capt. Frank Hawkins, 10 Regt. June 22, 65 • James Fitzsimmons, 10 Regt. Mar. 7, 65 • Kearn Fitzpatick, 11 Regt. Unknown • Thomas Grimes, 11 Regt. Sept. 6, 64 • William Smithy, 11 Regt. Unknown • Wm. E. Mitchell, 12 Regt. Feb. 22, 63 • Henry J. Curtin, 15 Regt. Sept. 30, 64 • Samuel J. Burdett, 17 Regt. Nov. 29, 62 • Charles F. Lyon, 20 Regt. Nov. 30, 62 • Henry Mayer, 20 Regt. April 10, 65 • Judson Lewis, 20 Regt. Feb. 21, 63 • Edwin Arnold, 20 Regt. Jan. 27, 63 • Lieut. Edwin F. Peck, 28 Regt. June
Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
4. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
North Plaque
20, 63 • Charles Light, 28 Regt. June 20, 63 • George A. Deming, 29 Regt. July 17, 64
Cha'rs ville
(Chancellorsville)
 
Erected 1883.
 
Location. 41° 19.365′ N, 73° 5.353′ W. Marker is in Derby, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Elizabeth Street and 5th Street, on the right when traveling north on Elizabeth Street. Touch for map. Located on the Derby Green. Marker is in this post office area: Derby CT 06418, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Derby Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Derby Firemen’s Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birmingham Iron Foundry Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shelton Veterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shelton Locks (approx. half a mile away); Fort Hill (approx. half a mile away); Shelton World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Derby.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
5. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
The memorial is flanked by four 4.2-inch (30-pdr) Parrott Rifled cannon. On this corner is registry #32, produced by West Point Foundry, New York in 1861.
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By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
6. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
7. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
8. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
9. Derby Huntington Civil War Memorial
 
 
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