Civil War Monument - Schenectady, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff
N 42° 48.679 W 073° 56.371
18T E 586702 N 4740407
Quick Description: There is a statue of a soldier with a gun on top. There is also a disc with the image of a battle on the front. Between the soldier and the disc is an eagle over a 5 pointed star.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 8/8/2019 9:24:00 AM
Waymark Code: WM11386
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 1

Long Description:
text: "Erected by The Ladies Monumental Association of the city of Schenectady & post 14 Department of New York Grand Army of the Republic 1875"
text:"In memory of the soldiers and sailors from Schenectady County who aided in the suppression of the Great Rebellion of 1861-5"

The battles listed on the monument include Gettysburg, Antietam, March to the Sea, Wilderness.
Date Installed or Dedicated: 1/1/1875

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: The Ladies Monumental Association of the city of Schenectady & post 14 Department of New York Grand Army of the Republic

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

Photo or photos will be uploaded.: yes

Rating (1-5): Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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