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  • A gift from Benjamin T. Owen, the monument sits on land donated by the Congregational Society of North Scituate and perpetually maintained by the Town of Scituate.A gift from Benjamin T. Owen, the monument sits on land donated by the Congregational Society of North Scituate and perpetually maintained by the Town of Scituate.2/15/2019
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  • Detail: a three-quarters view of the statue as viewed from the northeast Detail: a three-quarters view of the statue as viewed from the northeast 2/15/2019
  • Detail: The upper torso of the sculpted soldier holding an artillery rammer and sponge. Detail: The upper torso of the sculpted soldier holding an artillery rammer and sponge. 2/15/2019
  • Detail: Names of the Civil War casualties from Scituate, RI are inscribed on three faces of the monument's base. The east/front side list is - 

TO THE LOYAL MEN OF
SCITUATE
1861 - 1865
DIED IN THE SERVICE

JAMES C. NICHOLS
ALMOND C. RICHMOND
DAVID B. KING
CHARLES H. KIMBALL
ALBERT N. COLWELL
LEMUEL A. GREENE
LEWIS A. MEDBURY
ELISHA E. POTTER
CRAWFORD A. SAYLES
WILSON ALDRICH
WILLIAM GREENE
HENRY C. LAWTON
STILLMAN T. MATTISON
ANDREW McLANE

Followed by this quote at the bottom:

REST SOLDIERS IN THINE HONORED GRAVES 
THY DUTY NOBLY DONE 
LONG AS THE COUNTRY'S BANNERS WAVE 
THE LAND WHOSE LIFE THOU DIED TO SAVE 
SHALL BLESS THE MEMORY OF THE BRAVE 
AND PRIZE HER PATRIOT SONS 
Detail: Names of the Civil War casualties from Scituate, RI are inscribed on three faces of the monument's base. The east/front side list is - 

TO THE LOYAL MEN OF
SCITUATE
1861 - 1865
DIED IN THE SERVICE

JAMES C. NICHOLS
ALMOND C. RICHMOND
DAVID B. KING
CHARLES H. KIMBALL
ALBERT N. COLWELL
LEMUEL A. GREENE
LEWIS A. MEDBURY
ELISHA E. POTTER
CRAWFORD A. SAYLES
WILSON ALDRICH
WILLIAM GREENE
HENRY C. LAWTON
STILLMAN T. MATTISON
ANDREW McLANE

Followed by this quote at the bottom:

REST SOLDIERS IN THINE HONORED GRAVES 
THY DUTY NOBLY DONE 
LONG AS THE COUNTRY'S BANNERS WAVE 
THE LAND WHOSE LIFE THOU DIED TO SAVE 
SHALL BLESS THE MEMORY OF THE BRAVE 
AND PRIZE HER PATRIOT SONS 
2/15/2019
  • Detail: Names of the Civil War casualties from Scituate, RI are inscribed on three faces of the monument's base. The south side list is -

SAMUEL W. WIGHT
PITTS S. WINSON
ANDREW J. REMINGTON
AMASA N. CORBIN
GEORGE A. FIELD
WILLIAM HARRINGTON
DARIUS A. HOPKINS
ALFRED S. KNIGHT
EDWARD S. REYNOLDS
JOHN COLVIN
R. EDWIN TAYLOR
THOMAS H. POTTER
THOMAS M. TINKHAM
WILLIAM H. MEDBURY
HENRY M. DAVIS
PATRICK H. MURPHY
ALBERT H. STONE
WILLIAM D. LITTLEFIELDDetail: Names of the Civil War casualties from Scituate, RI are inscribed on three faces of the monument's base. The south side list is -

SAMUEL W. WIGHT
PITTS S. WINSON
ANDREW J. REMINGTON
AMASA N. CORBIN
GEORGE A. FIELD
WILLIAM HARRINGTON
DARIUS A. HOPKINS
ALFRED S. KNIGHT
EDWARD S. REYNOLDS
JOHN COLVIN
R. EDWIN TAYLOR
THOMAS H. POTTER
THOMAS M. TINKHAM
WILLIAM H. MEDBURY
HENRY M. DAVIS
PATRICK H. MURPHY
ALBERT H. STONE
WILLIAM D. LITTLEFIELD2/15/2019
  • View from the rear, looking east.View from the rear, looking east.2/15/2019
  • Detail: Names of the Civil War casualties from Scituate, RI are inscribed on three sides of the monument's base. The north list is -
 
JAMES SEAMANS
WARREN EDDY
HENRY S. ANGELL
WILLIAM W. WINDSOR
JASMES A. COLE
ALFRED CASWELL
GEORGE H. SMITH
JOHN O'BRIENDetail: Names of the Civil War casualties from Scituate, RI are inscribed on three sides of the monument's base. The north list is -
 
JAMES SEAMANS
WARREN EDDY
HENRY S. ANGELL
WILLIAM W. WINDSOR
JASMES A. COLE
ALFRED CASWELL
GEORGE H. SMITH
JOHN O'BRIEN2/15/2019
  • Detail: Carved near the bottom of the base's north side - 
A.D. 1913.
PRESENTED TO THE TOWN BY B.T.OWENDetail: Carved near the bottom of the base's north side - 
A.D. 1913.
PRESENTED TO THE TOWN BY B.T.OWEN2/15/2019
  • Detail: A quote inscribed at the base reads -  
REST SOLDIERS IN THINE HONORED GRAVES  
THY DUTY NOBLY DONE  
LONG AS THE COUNTRY'S BANNERS WAVE  
THE LAND WHOSE LIFE THOU DIED TO SAVE  
SHALL BLESS THE MEMORY OF THE BRAVE  
AND PRIZE HER PATRIOT SONSDetail: A quote inscribed at the base reads -  
REST SOLDIERS IN THINE HONORED GRAVES  
THY DUTY NOBLY DONE  
LONG AS THE COUNTRY'S BANNERS WAVE  
THE LAND WHOSE LIFE THOU DIED TO SAVE  
SHALL BLESS THE MEMORY OF THE BRAVE  
AND PRIZE HER PATRIOT SONS2/15/2019
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