Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In Memory of 100th New York Volunteer Infantry
1861 Civil War 1865
Battles and losses from "Fox's History of the Rebellion",
Yorktown, Williamsburg, Fair Oaks, Bottoms Bridge, White Oak Swamp, Malvern Hill, Virginia; Folly Island, Cole's Island, Morris Island, Night Assault on Fort Wagner, Siege of Fort Wagner, South Carolina; Bermuda Hundred, Walthall Junction, Proctor's Creek, Drury's Bluff, Strawberry Plains, Deep Bottom, Seige of Petersburg, Chaffin's Farm, Darbytown Road, Second Fair Oaks, Fort Gregg, Appomattox.
Killed 120; wounded 498; missing 288; total 906.
Losses: Officers / Enlisted Men / Total
Mortally wounded and killed: 12, 182, 194
Died of disease, accidents, etc.: 1, 131, 132
Died in Confederate Prisons: , 71, 71
Totals: 13, 384, 397
Location. 42° 54.132′ N, 78° 53.894′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from Porter Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located in Front Park, a City of Buffalo Park. Vehicular access is off Porter Avenue between I-190 and Baird Way. Marker is near the tennis courts at the north
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oliver Hazard Perry Monument (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 28th U. S. Infantry (about 700 feet away); St. Mary's-on-the-Hill (approx. ¼ mile away); Robert "Frankie" Franklin (approx. ¼ mile away); American Doughboy "Over the Top" to Victory (approx. ¼ mile away); D'Youville College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Waterfront Sites (approx. 0.4 miles away); "The Best Planned City" (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
Also see . . . Front Park - Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy. Front Park was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, regarded as the founder of landscape architecture. (Submitted on January 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 260 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.