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Stratford Civil War Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
1. Stratford Civil War Memorial
West Face
Inscription.
[ West Face ]
1776
Dedicated To The
Memory Of
Those Who Fought
For Liberty
And Saved The Union
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“Yet Loved Ones Have Fallen
And still where they sleep
A sorrowing nation shall
Silently weep,
and spring’s brightest flowers
with gratitude strew
o’er those who once cherished
the red, white and blue.”

Names Of Comrades Who Were Killed or Died of Wounds and Disease and Whose Remains Were Left in the Southland
Capt. Lewis Allen, 6th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Albert Alaby, Co. G. 9th Conn. Vol. Inf. • John Booth, Co. D, 17th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Benjamin Curtis, Co. A, 14th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Hanford Curtis, Co. A, 14th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Birdsey Curtis, 47th N.Y. Vol. Inf. • Stephen C. Crofut, Co. D, 17th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Jas. Dolan, Co. E, 48th N.Y. Vol. Inf. • Fred N. Judson, Co, C, 12th Conn. Vol. Inf. • J. N. Munger, Co. D, 17th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Geo. H. Nash, Co. B, 12th Conn. Vol. Inf. • John C. Newton, Second Light Battery. • Edward Prime, Co. K, 9th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Robert Peck, Co. I, 6th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Lewis Peck, Co. I, 133rd N.Y. Vol. Inf. • Henry C. Prime, Co. A, 5th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Marcus H. Plumber, Co. A, 30th Conn. Vol. Inf. Col’rd • David A. Slawson, Co. A, 9th Conn. Vol. Inf. • Lame Suttles,
Stratford Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
2. Stratford Civil War Memorial
East Face
Co. C, 30th Conn. Vol. Inf. Col’rd • Ambrose Thompson, Co. A, 30th Conn. Vol. Inf. Col’rd • Frank Wooster, 1st N.Y. Vol. Inf.


Gettysburg
Antietem


[ North Face ]
1812
Fredericksburg
Fort Wagner

[ East Face ]
1847
Erected By The
Stratford
Veteran
Association
And Its Friends,
October 3rd, 1889
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“The union must and
shall be preserved.”

Chancellorsville
Wilderness

[ South Face ]
1861–5
Lookout Mountain
Olustee

 
Erected 1889 by Stratford Veteran Association And Its Friends.
 
Location. 41° 11.308′ N, 73° 7.723′ W. Marker is in Stratford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is on Academy Hill 0.1 miles from Main Street (Connecticut Route 113), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located next to the Stratford Veteran’s Memorial Walk of Honor, in the Academy Hill Historic District. Marker is in this post office area: Stratford CT 06615, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stratford Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Stratford American Revolutionary War Memorial
Stratford Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
3. Stratford Civil War Memorial Marker
West Face
The names of the deceased are inscribed in the plaque above "Gettysburg".
(here, next to this marker); Stratford Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford Disabled American Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Planted in Memory of Theodore Roosevelt (a few steps from this marker); Stratford World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stratford.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Stratford Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
4. Stratford Civil War Memorial
South Face
Stratford Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
5. Stratford Civil War Memorial
North Face
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By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
6. Stratford Civil War Memorial
West Side
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By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
7. Stratford Civil War Memorial
Statue at the top
Stratford Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
8. Stratford Civil War Memorial
East Side
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 23, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,021 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 23, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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