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The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
1. The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker
Inscription. This marker preserves the names carved in stone on the Civil War memorial adjacent. South elevation; “Erected in Memory of the deceased of Co. F. 115th O.V.I. by the Company and Friends. 1865” North elevation: “Death caused by Explosion of Steamship Sultana on April 27, 1865. Sgt. Thomas Rue, Sgt W.H.H. Smith Corp Benjamin Crew, Corp. Charles W.Deitrick, Pvt. Adam H. Hendrick, Pvt Alex Laughtener, Pvt. Robert W.Roath, Pvt. Thomas Spencer.” West Elevation: “Died of Disease; Privates Adam Bower, Preston Jackson, Wilson Hamlin, William Carter, Francis L. Phelps, Samuel Rossell, George Johnson. Teamster Benj. F. Spees.” East elevation: “Died Prisoners of War: Pvt. George Carver, Pvt. Luther T. Swartz. Died Paroled Prisoners of War; Pvt Alva J. Hamlin, Pvt. Lewis K. White. Died of Wounds: Corp John D. Gray. Killed in Action: Pvt. George W. Ross.”
 
Erected 2011 by Ina "Scotty" Hays and the Friends of the Cemetery-The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 23-76.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
 
Location. 40° 55.867′ N, 81° 6.717′ W. Marker is in Alliance, Ohio
The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
2. The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker
, in Stark County. Marker is on West Vine Street (Cemetery Entrance) east of North Rockhill Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alliance OH 44601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Sultana Tragedy (here, next to this marker); Spanish American War Veterans (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mabel Hartzell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Alliance-Birthplace of Ohio's State Flower - The Scarlet Carnation (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lexington Quaker Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); Deer Creek Quaker Cemetery (approx. 5 miles away); Marlborough Quaker Burying Grounds & Meeting House (approx. 5 miles away); Atwater Coal Company Mine Disaster (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alliance.
 
More about this marker. The reverse side of this marker is The Sultana Tragedy. It has been posted as a separate marker.
 
Categories. DisastersWar, US Civil
 
The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
3. The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker
The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
4. The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker
The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
5. The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker
The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
6. The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 440 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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