Civil War Monument - Dover, New Hampshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 43° 11.586 W 070° 52.553
19T E 347577 N 4783966
Quick Description: Civil War monument locate in front of the public library in Dover, New Hampshire.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 10/10/2008 4:06:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM4XNA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 20

Long Description:

The monument is inscribed with:

In Commemoration
Of the
Men of Dover
Who Served Their Country
On Land and Sea
In the
War For The Union

1861 - 1865
Dover

Presented to the City of Dover
By Their Comrad
Daniel Hall
1912

Dulce Et Decorum
Pro Patria Mor

This monument was presented to the City of Dover by Daniel Hall, a Barrington,New Hampshire native, who in 1861, became Secretary to the Committee on Naval Affairs. The monument cost approximately $10,000 and was designed by Lewis J. White. The figures of the infantryman and sailor were fabricated by the Gorham Manufacturing Company.  The monument was dedicated October 19, 1912.

 

Date Installed or Dedicated: 10/19/1912

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Daniel Hall

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

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