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Battle of Big Bethel Union Monument

 
 
Battle of Big Bethel Union Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 20, 2013
1. Battle of Big Bethel Union Monument
Inscription.
Dedicated on the
150th anniversary
Battle of Big Bethel
Union regiments engaged:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th (Duryee Zouaves)
& 7th New York
4th Mass. & 1st Vermont
2nd U.S. Artillery
Union losses:
18 killed, 53 wounded, 5 MIA
To their everlasting memory
June 10, 2011

 
Erected 2012 by Vermont Civil War Hemlocks.
 
Location. 37° 5.493′ N, 76° 25.573′ W. Marker is in Hampton, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Big Bethel Road 0.1 miles north of Semple Farm Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Bethel Park. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton VA 23666, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Big Bethel (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Big Bethel (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Big Bethel (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Big Bethel (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Big Bethel (a few steps
Battle of Big Bethel Union Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 20, 2013
2. Battle of Big Bethel Union Monument
from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Big Bethel (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Big Bethel (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Big Bethel (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hampton.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Battle of Big Bethel Union Monument & CWT Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 20, 2013
3. Battle of Big Bethel Union Monument & CWT Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 522 times since then and 94 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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