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Manchester in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Manchester NH Civil War Memorial

 
 
Manchester NH Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 21, 2016
1. Manchester NH Civil War Memorial
Additional view of one of the four statues at this memorial
Inscription. In honor of the men of Manchester who gave their services in the War which saved the Union and secured equal rights for all under the Constitution. This monument built by a grateful city 1878

Additional inscription: Et Decorium est pro Patria mori Dulce. (It is sweet and glorious to die for one's country)
 
Erected 1878 by City of Manchester NH.
 
Location. 42° 59.312′ N, 71° 27.713′ W. Marker is in Manchester, New Hampshire, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on Elm Street, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Veteran's Memorial Park in Downtown Manchester NH. Marker is at or near this postal address: 899 Elm Street, Manchester NH 03103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Manchester NH War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Manchester NH World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Manchester NH Iwo Jima/Rene Gagnon Memorial (approx. mile away); Manchester NH Victory Park War Memorial (approx. mile away); Manchester Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Manchester NH General Pulaski Monument

Manchester NH Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 21, 2016
2. Manchester NH Civil War Memorial
Long view of marker, as mentioned, you can see the awning intruding on the marker!
(approx. half a mile away); St. Mary's Bank Credit Union / La Caisse Populaire Saint-Marie (approx. 0.8 miles away); Amoskeag Mills (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manchester.
 
More about this marker. For some reason, the city fathers decided to create a band shell type awning that seriously intrudes on the marker.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Manchester NH Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 21, 2016
3. Manchester NH Civil War Memorial
Detail of one of the 4 statues on the marker
Manchester NH Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 21, 2016
4. Manchester NH Civil War Memorial
Additional statue at the marker
Manchester NH Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 21, 2016
5. Manchester NH Civil War Memorial
Additional view of one of four statues at this memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 21, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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