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

Terryville Soldiers Memorial

 
 
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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. ¼ 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. ¼ mile away); Plymouth Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ 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
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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
 
 
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