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Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Soldiers and Sailors Monument

 

—Boston Common —

 
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By Grace Corpuz, October 15, 2010
1. Soldiers and Sailors Monument Marker
Inscription.
To the men of Boston who died for their country on land and sea in the War which kept the Union whole, destroyed slavery and maintained the Constitution.
The grateful City has built this Monument that their example may speak to coming generations.

Martin Milmore, sculptor
 
Erected 1877 by City of Boston.
 
Location. 42° 21.328′ N, 71° 3.985′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker can be reached from Beacon Street east of Charles Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The Monument is in eastern section of the Boston Common, south of Beacon Street and east of Charles Street. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Sea Mine Force Memorial (a few steps from this marker); On This Site Stood the Home of John Singleton Copley (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Commodore John Barry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert McCloskey (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Hancock Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lafayette Mall
Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Boston) image. Click for full size.
By Grace Corpuz, October 15, 2010
2. Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Boston)
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Sculptor (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
 
Also see . . .
1. Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Boston). (Submitted on November 5, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Martin Milmore. (Submitted on November 5, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. U.S. Army; U.S. Navy
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Boston) image. Click for full size.
By Grace Corpuz, October 15, 2010
3. Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Boston)
Soldiers and Sailors Monument image. Click for full size.
By Grace Corpuz, October 15, 2010
4. Soldiers and Sailors Monument
"America" by Martin Milmore
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 618 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 4, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   2, 3, 4. submitted on November 5, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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