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Durham, New Hampshire Historical Markers

 
Durham New Hampshire War Memorial Marker Marker image, Touch for more information
By James R. Murray, August 3, 2016
Durham New Hampshire War Memorial Marker Marker
New Hampshire (Strafford County), Durham — Durham New Hampshire War Memorial Marker
In Honor of the men and women of Durham who served in the armed forces of there country.

There are several markers that make up this memorial. Each monument is inscribed with the names of those who served. — Map (db m96443) WM

New Hampshire (Strafford County), Durham — 89 — Major General John Sullivan 1740-1795
Revolutionary patriot, soldier, politician, first Grand Master of Masons in New Hampshire, and a resident of Durham. He left the Continental Congress to serve under Washington from Cambridge to Valley Forge. Commanded at Rhode Island in 1778, and . . . — Map (db m96438) HM
New Hampshire (Strafford County), Durham — Major General John Sullivan Memorial
Plaque The plaque commemorates the 200th anniversary of the first organized fight of the Revolution and the transport by gundalow of gunpowder taken from the British at Fort William and Mary in New Castle on Dec. 14, 1774, concealed at this . . . — Map (db m96441) HM
New Hampshire (Strafford County), Durham — Oyster River Massacre
On July 18, 1694, a force of about 250 Indians under the command of a French Soldier, de Villieu, attacked settlements in this area on both sides of the Oyster River, killing or capturing approximately 100 settlers, destroying five garrison houses . . . — Map (db m96442) HM

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