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Fonda in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The 115th & 153rd Regiments

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
1. The 115th & 153rd Regiments Marker
Inscription.
In Memory Of
The 115th and 153rd Regimentsm N.Y. Volunteers of the Civil War.

The 115th (Iron Hearted) Regiment was organized and Mustered Into U.S. service Aug. 29, 1862, at Fonda, N.Y. and honorably discharged at Raleigh, N.C., June 17,1865.

The 153rd Regiment was organized and mustered into U.S. service at Fond, N.Y., Oct. 17-18, 1862, and honorably dischared at Savannah, GA., Oct. 2, 1865.

Dedicated by the Ladies' Auxiliary of the 115th and 153rd Regiments.
 
Erected by The Ladies' Auxiliary of the 115th and 153rd Regiments.
 
Location. 42° 57.215′ N, 74° 22.564′ W. Marker is in Fonda, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Broadway, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The Marker is on the lawn of the Courthouse building. Marker is in this post office area: Fonda NY 12068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Caughnawaga 1667 - 1780 (within shouting distance of this marker); Tryon County 1772-1784 Montgomery County 1784 (within shouting distance of this marker); Fonda
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
2. The 115th & 153rd Regiments Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Richard Montgomery (within shouting distance of this marker); Douw Fonda (approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Epps Home (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Liberty Pole (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fonda.
 
Also see . . .
1. 115th Infantry Regiment Civil War, The Iron Hearted Regiment . The New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center (Submitted on September 16, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.) 

2. 115th New York Infantry Regiment "Iron Hearted Regiment". From Civil War in the East.com (Submitted on September 16, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.) 

3. 153rd Infantry Regiment Civil War. The New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center (Submitted on September 16, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
The 115th & 153rd Regiments Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
3. The 115th & 153rd Regiments Marker
The Marker is on the lawn of the Courthouse building, on the west side.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 16, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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