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Concord War With Spain Memorial - Concord, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 42° 27.678 W 071° 20.970
19T E 306826 N 4703670
Quick Description: The Concord War With Spain Memorial is located on the north end of Concord Green on Monument Square in Concord, MA.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 8/3/2017 7:09:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMWAJN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 1

Long Description:

The Concord War With Spain Memorial is a bronze plaque attached to a small stone set in a circular cobblestone plaza at the north end of Concord Green. It is dedicated to the memory of three soldiers from Concord who died in Puerto Rico during the War with Spain. The contains a 5 pointed star at the top and a wreath of oak leaves around the sides. It is inscribed:

CONCORD
PLACES THIS STONE
HONOURING THE MEMORY OF
CORPORAL RALPH HOSMER
PRIVATE CHARLES A HART
PRIVATE GEORGE E ADAMS
OF CONCORDS COMPANY
CO I SIXTH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY
-·-
THEY DIED AT UTUADO PORTO RICO
IN THE SERVICE OF
THEIR COUNTRY
DURING THE WAR WITH SPAIN
MDCCCXCVIII

Type of memorial: Monument

Location: North end of Concord Green on Monument Square

Public or private: Public

Who placed it?: Town of Concord, MA

When was it placed?: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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