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Hillsdale in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Hillsdale Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Hillsdale Soldiers and Sailors Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
1. Hillsdale Soldiers and Sailors Monument Marker
Erected by
John K. Cullin
in memory of the
Soldiers and Sailors
who defended our
country and flag
1861 - 1865

[ Lower Plaque ]
Hillsdale Comrades

14th N.Y. Regiment
John K. Cullin • A. Frank B. Chace • Sylvanus Snyder

44th N.Y. Regiment
William H. Allen • Seneca D. Brown • James Damms • Ambrose J. Fellows • Henry Fellows • Peter B. Melius • Frank B. Schutt • Abram I. Vanderpoel • George Whiteman • William H. Woodbridge

U.S. Navy
Phillip Becker, Jr. • Benjamine House • Charles Manor

128th N.Y. Regiment
Allen Sheldon, 1st Lieut. • Charles M. Bell, Sergt. • David H. Pultz • Horace Prior, Jr. • Charles H. Moore • Samuel H. WhitBeck • William H. Whitbeck • Stephen H. Whitbeck • Henry A. Austin • William E. Crawford • John Flinn • Charles Kells • Theodore Kells • Thomas L. Johnson • Martin Schutt • James Callihoe • Charles Kent • Charles H. Ketz • Freeman Kellerhouse • Charles Lacy • William B. Sherman • Stephen L. Schutt • Charles H. Sperry

12th N.Y. Cavalry
James A. Conklin • Hoffman S. Dorchester • Calvin Gunn • Rensselaer Lester • Henry Traver • Samuel Maxfield • George Maxfield

4th N.Y. Cavalry
Thomas V. Bruce, Capt. • Henry Duncan

159th N.Y. Regiment
Frederick Guion, Corp.
Lower Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
2. Lower Plaque
• John Smith • Robert McCracken • Orson A. Miller • John T. Sherwood • Egbert Webster • Charles Prior • Edward Decker • John Field • Casper Hatt • John Thorpe • John T. Winchill

10th N.Y. Regiment
William H. Woodin, 1st Lieut. • Benjamin Turner • William F. Traner • Moses L. Brace • Michael Coleman • James H. Doolittle • Charles Dennison • Hugh Flanigan • Charles N. Ford • John D. Forest • Caleb Humphrey • Eli Lasher • Mark Mager • Conrad Silvernail

175th N.Y. Regiment
Robert Baird • Robert Brown • Daniel Bishop • John Carney • John Corcoran • Francis Connor • Henry Ebers • Reinhold Henise • Thomas Howard • Patrick Haden • Johannes Michaelson • James Matthius • Patrick Murphy • Wilhelm Newburg • Johennes Peterson • August Schrenson • Robert Sandeman • William Sedar • James B. Wilson

81st N.Y. Regiment
John B. Collin, Capt. Pro. Maj. • James H. Allen • Jerome Boll • Lord Breeze • Joel Bradley • Reuben Coons, Corp. • Henry Champion • Chandler C. Dresser • John Finkle • Henry Fields • John W. Frederick • Patrick Gibbons • John Hall • Henry L. Houst • L.P. Hagedorn • Wesley Holsapple • John Jackson • Isaac Jaconson • Jacob Lape • Henry Melius • Henry P. Merrill • James Moore • David A. Moore • John Moon • Franklin Miller • John McGovern • Abner P. Morton • Albert Oakley • John H. Proper • Frederick H. Proper • George H. Palmateer •
Hillsdale Soldiers and Sailors Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
3. Hillsdale Soldiers and Sailors Monument Marker
The bronze Soldiers and Sailors statue was commissioned by John K. Cullin and sculpted by Edwin E. Codman of the Gorham Manufacturing Co. of Rhode Island.
Peter Snyder • Samuel J. Speed • Isaac Sherman • Nelson Stalker • Edgar Welch • Alonzo Peroon • John R. Shepard • George A. Palmer

49th Mass. Regiment
Albert H. Branard

34th Mass. Regiment
William Dennis

1st Conn. Battery
George P. Remington

24 Sharpshooters
George A. Smith

U.S. Regulars
George A. Putman

18th N.Y. Regiment
Thomas Treblood

156th N.Y. Regiment
John Butler • William Leeds • Frederick Werner

167th N.Y. Regiment
Chester Goodsell • Walter Phelps

17th U.S. Infantry
Watson D. Marston

1st N.Y. Calvary
Gilbert L. Hunt

25th N.Y. Regiment
A. Caldwell Williams

15th Conn. Regiment
Noce Bristol

Erected 1916 by John K. Cullin.
Location. 42° 10.742′ N, 73° 31.532′ W. Marker is in Hillsdale, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 23 and Anthony Street, on the right when traveling east on State Route 23. Touch for map. Monument is located in Monument Cullin Park. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsdale NY 12529, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow
Monument in Hillsdale, NY image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
4. Monument in Hillsdale, NY
flies. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Revolution Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); East Gate Tollhouse (approx. 1.8 miles away); Harlem Valley Rail Trail (approx. 4.1 miles away); Taghkanic-Hillsdale Line (approx. 4.2 miles away); General Henry Knox Trail (approx. 4.7 miles away in Massachusetts); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 5.3 miles away); Downing Church (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsdale.
More about this marker. Monument consists of a 13 foot high bronze statue of two Civil War soldiers with a flag atop a granite pedestal.
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
Closeup of Civil War Soldiers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
5. Closeup of Civil War Soldiers
This 13 ft. high, 3500 lb. bronze statue, The Flag Bearer, was restored in 2000.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,088 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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