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Alton New Hampshire Civil War Memorial image, Touch for more information
By James R. Murray, August 11, 2016
Alton New Hampshire Civil War Memorial
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Alton — Alton New Hampshire Civil War Memorial
Main inscription 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

Side 1 Issac C. Rollins Died at . . . — Map (db m96739) WM

New Hampshire (Belknap County), Alton — Alton New Hampshire Viet Nam Conflict Honor Roll
Main inscription Viet Nam Conflict Honor Roll followed by 2 rows of 70 names.

Reverse inscription Dedicated Mar 30 1987 Erected by Town of Alton and American Legion Post 72 — Map (db m96743) WM

New Hampshire (Belknap County), Alton — Alton New Hampshire WW II /Korean War Honor Roll Memorial
Honor Roll This memorial is dedicated to the men and women who served their country for the cause of freedom 1941 World War II 1945 4 rows of names are inscribed. Those who made the supreme sacrifice 8 names are inscribed.

1950 Korea . . . — Map (db m96745) WM

New Hampshire (Belknap County), Alton — Alton NH World War I Honor Roll Memorial
Erected by the town of Alton N.H. honor roll of her soldiers and sailors 1914 World War I 1919 Top row: 3 names with Stars Then 4 rows of inscribed names *Died in the service of our country — Map (db m96747) WM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Alton Bay — 164 — Alton Bay Transportation Center — Railroad Square
This location became a transportation center on August 30, 1851, upon completion of the Cocheco Railroad from Dover to Alton Bay. The first "Mount Washington" steamboat was built here in 1872. For forty years a railroad terminus, here northbound . . . — Map (db m96751) HM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Center Harbor — Belknap College — 1963 - 1974
Belknap College 1963 - 1974 Founders Dr. Royal M. Frye and Dr. Virginia M. Brigham were visionaries, educators, and mentors who brought together faculty, administrators and students for an outstanding education. While Degrees were earned, all . . . — Map (db m97063) HM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Meredith — Meredith New Hampshire Civil War Memorial
In honor of the 12th Regt. NH Vols. who fought in the war of 1861-1865 for the preservation of the Union. Erected by Major E.E. Bedee — Map (db m96730) WM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Meredith — Meredith New Hampshire WWII Honor Roll
1941-1945 Meredith Honor Roll There are 3 panels of inscribed names, with 4 starred names, indicating they gave their lives in the conflict — Map (db m96732) WM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Tilton — In Grateful Tribute
In grateful tribute to the men and women who served in the armed forces of our country in World War II, 1941-1946 — Map (db m97193) WM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Tilton — Soldiers' Monument
Soldiers' Monument — Map (db m97153) WM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Tilton — The Tilton Mills — Tilton Riverfront Park
Situated on the Winnipesaukee River, the town of Tilton was a prime location for a variety of mills in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. The products produced in Tilton during the height of the mill manufacuring period included . . . — Map (db m97228) HM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Tilton — The Town of Tilton — Tilton Riverfront Park
In 1850, approximately 100 years after the town of Sanbornton was settled, a group of citizens petitioned to form a new town. Voted on at a special town meeting in 1869, and approved by the voters and the governor of N.H., the town of Tilton was . . . — Map (db m97229) HM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Tilton — The Winnipesaukee River — Tilton Riverfront Park
In the eighteenth and nineteenth century, the power of the Winnipesuakee River was harnessed to operate mills up and down its banks. These banks were home to several gristmills, woolen mills, and other textile mills. Many dams existed in this . . . — Map (db m97231) HM
New Hampshire (Belknap County), Tilton — Tilton WWI Memorial
In honor of those from the town of Tilton who devoted themselves to the cavse of freedom in the service of ovr covntry --1914-1919 -- They served without thovght of self that the principles of liberty, jvstice and eqvality might prevail for all . . . — Map (db m97194) WM

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