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18th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment

 
 
18th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
1. 18th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment Memorial
The shaft features a five pointed star, the symbol of the Federal 8th Corps.
Inscription. (Front):
18th. Conn.
Vol. Regt.

(Left Side):
Winchester
New Market
Piedmont

(Right Side):
Kernstown
Cedar Creek
Berryville

(Back):
Lynchburg
Snicker's Ford
Winchester


 
Erected by State of Connecticut.
 
Location. 39° 11.024′ N, 78° 9.433′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Woodstock Lane and Lincoln Street, on the right when traveling west on Woodstock Lane. Touch for map. Located inside Winchester National Cemetery, 401 National Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester VA 22601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 12th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment (here, next to this marker); 13th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment (a few steps from this marker); Thirty-Eighth Massachusetts Volunteers (a few steps from this marker); Thirty-Fourth Massachusetts Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 3rd Massachusetts Cavalry (a few steps from this marker); Massachusetts
Left Side Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
2. Left Side Inscription
(within shouting distance of this marker); Georgia (within shouting distance of this marker); Maryland (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Right Side Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
3. Right Side Inscription
Back Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
4. Back Inscription
Connecticut Memorials image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 5, 2008
5. Connecticut Memorials
Memorials for the 12th (left) and 18th (Right) Connecticut.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,284 times since then and 47 times this year. Last updated on March 9, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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