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Category Archives: US Civil War
Just off I-78, between PA & NJ, in the border town of Phillipsburg, NJ is a pretty interesting monument to the Union Army. On South Mainstreet at the fork in the road is Shappell Park. Shappell Park, formerly known as … Continue reading
Private John H. Reynolds 121st Regiment, New York Infantry M551 Roll 117 Organized at Herkimer and mustered in August 13, 1862. LeftState for Washington, D. C., September 2, 1862. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 6th Army Corps, Army of … Continue reading
On a recent day trip north into the great state of Connecticut, we stumbled upon another great US Civil War Monument. Well to be honest it was more like we were driving through Hartford and I picked up the scent. … Continue reading
A Soldiers Monument Near the heart of Port Chester, New York, just south on the Boston Post Road (US1) is a small park that sits on a bluff. A good position to hold the high ground. In that park is … Continue reading