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Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom

Brevet Major General

 

—United States Volunteers —

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
1. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
Inscription.

Born Norwich Vt.
Nov. 29, 1834

Died Near Rome Ga.
Oct. 29, 1864

Charleston • Ft. Donelson
Shiloh • Corinth
Champion Hills Miss
Vicksburg
Pleasant Hill La


 
Location. 41° 59.196′ N, 87° 40.552′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Touch for map. Monument is in Rosehill Cemetery. 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. Union Civil War Soldiers (here, next to this marker); George B. Armstrong (a few steps from this marker); Co. B. 1st Reg. Ill. L't Artillery. (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery A Chicago Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Rosehill Cemetery Entrance (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers & Sailors Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicago Board of Trade Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frances E. Willard (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
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1. Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
2. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
. (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 1884 Ransom Eulogy Given by William T. Sherman Before Ransom G.A.R. Post 131. (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
3. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
4. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
5. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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