Alton New Hampshire Civil War Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of those who enlisted from Alton in the War of 1861-65. Died in defense of their country and sleep in unknown graves. Erected by M.H. Savage Post GAR
Issac C. Rollins Died at Yorktown • Josiah J. Place Died at Hilton Head • Thomas B. Wentworth Died at Tortucus • Samuel J. Watson Died at Carrollton • George Allen Died at New York • Leroy A. Couch Died at Salisbury • George W. Colbath Died at Fort Jefferson
James M. Straw Died of wounds at Cold Harbor • Joseph H. Peavey Died of wounds at Cold Harbor • Codswell U. Place Died of wounds at Potomac Creek • George W. Ham Died at Falmouth • Ira E. Place Died at Frederick City
James M. Jones Killed at Chancellorsville • Benjamin F. Colbath Killed at Chancellorsville • Charles M. Gilman Killed at Chancellorsville • William P. Watson Killed at Cold Harbor • Albert C. Jones Killed at Gettysburg • Sullivan Kingman Killed at Gettysburg • William E. Burgin Killed at Potomac Creek
Erected by MH Savage Post GAR.
Location. 43° 27.371′ N, 71° 13.249′ W. Marker is in Alton, New Hampshire, in Belknap County. Marker is on Main Street (Route 11), on the right
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alton NH World War I Honor Roll Memorial (here, next to this marker); Alton New Hampshire WW II /Korean War Honor Roll Memorial (here, next to this marker); Alton New Hampshire Viet Nam Conflict Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Alton Bay Transportation Center (approx. 1½ miles away); New Durham Meeting House (approx. 5.1 miles away); The Loyal Men of Wolfeboro (approx. 8.9 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 11, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.