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Flushing Civil War Monument

 
 
Flushing Civil War Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. Flushing Civil War Monument Marker
Inscription.
Erected
in memory of the
Patriotic Volunteers
from
Flushing
who
sacrificed their lives
in the War
for the preservation
of our Union
1861-1865

[ Side 2: ]
Capt. Wm. Dermody
Lieut. Emil Schubert --- Sgt. Wm. H. Teppy
Sgt. Asa. Fowler --- Corp. Washt. W. Fowler
Henry Apel --- Benj. Covert
John B. Bauer --- Chris. Crooker
John Brady --- Harsn. Curtis
L. Brunnemer --- Philip Derkes
John Buckley --- Jos. A. Dobieck
John W. Byrd --- John Doherty
Jas. Byrns --- Jas. E. Elderd
Thadds. Campbell --- Chas. Erling
Jos. Cathcart --- Jas. Feely
Valent. Clinch --- Wm. H. H. Field
Wm. J. Conn --- Geo. H. Fowler
Thos. Conner --- Wm. Goodwin

[ Side 3: ]
Capt. Louis Brisky
Sgt. Benj. Harpell --- Sgt. Jas. P. Smith
Corp. Geo. Huntsman --- Corp. Wm. E. Johnston
Wm. Griffin --- Thos. H. Jenkins
Louis Groesel --- Robert Kane
Seth Harpell --- John Kenaley
John Hefepmehl --- Philip Kenna
Valent. Helfrich --- John Keppler
John Heppler --- Jos. Kierstead
John Hicks --- Peter Kimmeep
John Huntsman --- Wash. D. Knight
John Hodges --- Philip Maher
Patrick Hurley --- Jacob Mannweiler
C. Jackson --- Patrick Martin
Thos. Jackson --- Thos. McReady

[ Side 4: ]
Capt.
Flushing Civil War Monument (side 1) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Flushing Civil War Monument (side 1)
Elijah W. Peck
Sgt. Fredk. Werner --- Sgt. Adam Worth
Corp. John Mara --- Corp. Lorenzo D. Wood
Martin Moore --- Elias H. Seaman
Edw. D. Murray --- Chas. D. Smith
Henry Neimer --- Jas. Starkins
Anthony Parks --- Jurgen Sturnberg
Saml. O. Portland --- J. Steinbruecker
Andw. Reinhardt --- John Stonebanks
Gothard Reniker --- Chas. W. Townsend
Frank Richter --- Willis H. Tyrrell
Christn. Schatzman --- Geo. Vix
Geo. W. Schenck --- Carl Widdeman
David Schultz --- Robt. Wright Jr.

 
Erected 1865 by Grand Army of the Republic.
 
Location. 40° 45.803′ N, 73° 49.809′ W. Marker is in Flushing, New York, in Queens County. Marker is at the intersection of Northern Boulevard and Linden Place, in the median on Northern Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Flushing NY 11354, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Quaker Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Friends Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); William A. Shea Municipal Stadium (was approx. one mile away but has been reported missing. ); Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Flushing Civil War Monument (Side 2) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Flushing Civil War Monument (Side 2)
(approx. 1.1 miles away); David Dinkins Circle (approx. 1.1 miles away); George Washington (approx. 1.2 miles away); Column of Gerash (approx. 1.3 miles away); Unisphere (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flushing.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Flushing Civil War Monument (Side 3) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
4. Flushing Civil War Monument (Side 3)
Flushing Civil War Monument (Side 4) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
5. Flushing Civil War Monument (Side 4)
Civil War Monument in Queens image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
6. Civil War Monument in Queens
The Flushing Monument is a 40 foot tall granite obelisk containing the names of Flushing residents who served in the Civil War.
Civil War Monument in Flushing Greens image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
7. Civil War Monument in Flushing Greens
The Flushing monument is located in the Flushing Greens park on the median on Northern Boulevard.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 3, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,301 times since then and 105 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 3, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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