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Terryville in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Terryville Soldiers Memorial

 
 
Terryville Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
1. Terryville Soldiers Memorial
Inscription.
[ inscribed on the west side of the granite obelisk ]
Soldiers

[ north plaque ]
Capt. Edward H. Mix Co. B 16th C.V. Drowned in Albemarle Sound March 7, 1864, Aged 25
Capt. Edwin Post Co. B U.S.C.T. Killed at Deep Bottom Aug. 16, 1864, Aged 24
Leut. Augustus Martinson Co. D 2d N.Y. Calvary Killed at Aldie, Va. June 17, 1863, Aged 40
Corp. Joseph E. Coe Co. A 24th C.V.A. Died March 22, 1863, Aged 25
Corp. William Shadwell Co. I 1st C.V.A. Died July 30, 1864, Aged 42

[ east plaque ]
Louis Mathes Co. C 8th C.V. Captured near Fort Darling, Va. May 24, 1864, Aged 19
Henry Mathes Co. I 1st C.V.A. Killed at Caines Mills June 27, 1862, Aged 21
George H. Holt Co. D 2d C.V.A. Died Feb. 26, 1863, Aged 19
Luther Camp Co. C 10th C.V. Died Feb. 7, 1865, Aged 23
Edward P. Smith Co. I 1st C.V.A. Died Dec. 13, 1861, Aged 23
Burritt H. Tolles Co. D 2d C.V.A. Died Jan. 12, 1863, Aged 19

[ south plaque ]
Corp. Charles E. Guernsey Co. D 20 C.V.A. Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 28, 1864, Aged 22
Abner W. Scott Co. M 2d C.V.A. Killed at Winchester, Va. Sept. 19, 1864, Aged 19
Dennis P. Ryan 2d Light Battery C.V. Died April
Terryville Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
2. Terryville Soldiers Memorial
29, 1864, Aged 17
Franklin W. Hubbard Co. D 2d C.V.A. Died April 10, 1863, Aged 25
Horatio C. Perkins Co. D 2d C.V.A. Died Jan. 9, 1865, Aged 30
Friend Sutliff Co. A 13th C.V. Died April 11, 1864, Aged 40

[ west plaque ]
Charles G. Cleveland Co. D 2d C.V.A. Died Jan 20, 1863, Aged 28
Wesley F. Glover Co. K 2d C.V.A. Died Dec. 28, 1862, Aged 30
John Greider Co. D 2d C.V.A. Killed July 31, 1864, Aged 35
Arthur G. Kellogg Co. C 2d C.V.A. Died Nov. 10, 1862, Aged 18
Corp. William W. Johnson Co. D 2d C.V.A. Died Jan 30, 1863, Aged 24
Alexis J. Seymour Co. I 1st C.V.A. Died Jan 1, 1864, Aged 29
 
Erected 1865.
 
Location. 41° 40.916′ N, 73° 0.419′ W. Marker is in Terryville, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Hillside Avenue, on the left when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Located in Hillside Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Terryville CT 06786, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dorence Atwater, Plymouth's Civil War Hero (approx. 0.2 miles away); Loyal Sons and Daughters (approx. mile away); Plymouth Veterans Monument
Terryville Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
3. Terryville Soldiers Memorial
north plaque
(approx. mile away); Plymouth Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. mile away); Original Date Stone (approx. 0.3 miles away); Terryville Congregational Church Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Old Terryville Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Eli Terry Jr. Water Wheel (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Terryville.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Terryville Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
4. Terryville Soldiers Memorial
east plaque
Terryville Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
5. Terryville Soldiers Memorial
south plaque
Terryville Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
6. Terryville Soldiers Memorial
west plaque
Small plaque on the north base image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
7. Small plaque on the north base
Bronze Panels Erected
1983 To Replace The
Original 1865 Hand Chiseled
Lettering Now Illegible
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 789 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 28, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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