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Fort Leavenworth in Leavenworth County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Edward Hatch

 
 
Edward Hatch Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2010
1. Edward Hatch Monument
Inscription.
Colonel 9th Cavalry
Brevet Major General, U.S.A.
Born in Bangor, Me.
Dec. 22, 1832
Died at Fort Robinson, Neb.
April 11, 1889

[Battles]
Brill's Point Charleston Sykeston
New Madrid Point Pleasant Island No. 10
Tiptonville Monterey Glendale
Farmington San Jacinto Blockland
Guntown Boonsville Rienzi
Peyton's Mill Thompson's Corner
Roar's Mill Corinth Hatchie
Salem Hudsonville Cold Water
Holly Springs Oxford Water Valley
Coffeyville Palo Alto Okolona
Birmingham Sulatala Panola
Cold Water Jackson Jack Creek
Salem Inghram's Mills Wyatt
Collinsville Saulsbury Moscow
Hurricane Creek Lawrenceburg
Vale Mills Campbellsville Linnesville
Duck River Spring Hill Franklin
Brentwood Hills Nashville Harreth River
Rutherford Creek Pulaski

Erected by the
Officers and Enlisted Men
of the 9th Cavalry
in token of their
admiration and esteem
for one who was their
friend and commander
for twenty three years

 
Erected by Officers and Enlisted Men of the 9th Cavalry.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the
Edward Hatch Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2010
2. Edward Hatch Monument
Buffalo Soldiers marker series.
 
Location. 39° 21.064′ N, 94° 55.797′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is at the intersection of Dixie / Pacemaker and Ironwood, on the right when traveling south on Dixie / Pacemaker. Touch for map. Monument is on Site 2204, Section A Officer, of Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, SSW of the Lodge. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Leavenworth KS 66027, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry G. Davis (a few steps from this marker); Lieutenant John L. Grattan (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Turner Shepperd (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Leavenworth (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers Who Died at Fort Larned (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Sully (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
Regarding Edward Hatch. The 9th U.S. Cavalry was a "Buffalo Soldier" (African American) unit from its post-Civil War establishment until being inactivated in North Africa during World War II.
 
Also see . . .
Sponsors of Edward Hatch Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2010
3. Sponsors of Edward Hatch Monument

1. Edward Hatch. (Submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Edward Hatch and the 9th Cavalry. (Submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery. (Submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US CivilWars, US Indian
 
Battles on Edward Hatch Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2010
4. Battles on Edward Hatch Monument
Battles on Edward Hatch Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2010
5. Battles on Edward Hatch Monument
Edward Hatch Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 16, 2016
6. Edward Hatch Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 704 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   5. submitted on May 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   6. submitted on November 28, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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