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Battery A Chicago Light Artillery

1861 — 1865

 

—Rosehill Cemetery —

 
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Inscription.
Fort Henry • Fort Donelson • Shiloh • Chickasaw Bayou • Arkansas Post • Champion Hills

Siege of Vicksburg • Siege of Jackson • Mission Ridge • Resaca • Dallas • Kenesaw Mount.

W.H. Wilcox • C.L. Whittier • CED. Woodbury • C.H. Wyckoff • J.H. Padduck • C.H. Russell • R.F. Rexford • JAS. Sargent

J.I. Flanigan • Saml. Fandish • W.A. Fitch • Frank Funch • John Paul • P.P. Wood • W. Young • W. Kimbell

S.S. Kimbell • Capt. Jas. Smith • Maj. C.M. Willard • C.B. Kimbell • Alex Anderson • G.L. Bissell • J.H. Betts • A.C. Chambers • D.R. Farnum

W.C. Greene • O.C. Heimberger • Wm. Kirk • Leml. Nickerson • J.D. Powell • O.N. Snow • C.J. Sherwin • D.W. Sawtell • W.B. Vernon
 
Location. 41° 59.207′ N, 87° 40.577′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Ravenswood Avenue and West Rosehill Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago IL 60660, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George B. Armstrong (a few steps from this marker); Soldiers & Sailors Monument (a few steps from this marker); Co. B. 1st Reg. Ill. L't Artillery.
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(a few steps from this marker); Union Civil War Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom (within shouting distance of this marker); Frances E. Willard (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicago Board of Trade Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Rosehill Cemetery Entrance (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 15, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 45 times this year. Last updated on March 15, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querιtaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on March 15, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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