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Joseph R. Scott

Col. 19th Regt. Ill. Volunteer Infantry

 

—February 2 1838 - July 8 1863 —

 
Joseph R. Scott Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
1. Joseph R. Scott Monument
Inscription.

From wounds received at
Battle of Stone[s] River

"Who will save the Left"
"The Nineteenth Illinois"


 
Location. 41° 57.327′ N, 87° 39.642′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is on Main Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Monument is in Graceland Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4001 North Clark Street, Chicago IL 60613, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Graves Family Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Allan Pinkerton (approx. 0.2 miles away); John A. "Jack" Johnson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Earl Seymour Wharton Reebie (approx. 0.3 miles away); Claude Seymour Reebie (approx. 0.3 miles away); Louis Henri Sullivan (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Peter Altgeld (approx. 0.4 miles away); Getty Tomb (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
Also see . . .
1. 19th Illinois Infantry Regiment History. (Submitted on May 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Joseph R. Scott in History of Chicago: From 1857 until the fire of 1871, by Andreas (1885). (Submitted on May 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Stones River National Battlefield. (Submitted on May 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Joseph R. Scott Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
2. Joseph R. Scott Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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