Hartford in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Major General Clarence Ransom Edwards DSM
Clarence Ransom Edwards DSM
1859 – 1931
Beloved commander of the 26th Division who led
the sons of New England to glorious victory
on the battlefields of France in the World War
1917 - - - 1918
Sponsored by the Connecticut Department
Yankee Division Veterans Association
This memorial was erected by the State
of Connecticut and dedicated May 30, 1942
Erected 1942 by Yankee Division Veterans Association.
Location. 41° 45.856′ N, 72° 40.995′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Capitol Avenue and Trinity Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the grounds of the Connecticut State Capitol Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 Capitol Avenue, Hartford CT 06106, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Andersonville Boy (within shouting distance of this marker); Orville Hitchcock Platt (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Roswell Hawley (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trinity College Col. Thomas Knowlton (about 400 feet away); Rodman "Columbiad" Cannon (about 600 feet away); 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery (about 700 feet away); Connecticut State Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
Also see . . . Clarence Ransom Edwards on Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • War, World I •
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