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State of Massachusetts

The State of Massachusetts Monument is in Winchester National Cemetery in Winchester, Virginia. (39° 11.039′ N, 78° 9.42′ W; map)

 

The monument was erected in 1907 by the State of Massachusetts, and consists of a bronze statue of a marching soldier on a granite base.

 

From the front of the monument:

 

Massachusetts

 

From a plaque on the left side:


To the
valor
of the
sons of Massachusetts
who gave their lives for the
Union
in the
Shenandoah Valley
1861-1865

 

From a plaque on the right side:


2d Mass. Vol. Infantry
26th Mass. Vol. Infantry
30th Mass. Vol. Infantry
34th Mass. Vol. Infantry
37th Mass. Vol. Infantry
38th Mass. Vol. Infantry
2d Mass. Vol. Cavalry
3d Mass. Vol. Cavalry
1st Battery Artillery

 

Front of the State of Massachusetts Monument in Winchester National Cemetery, Winchester Virginia
(above) Front of the State of Massachusetts Monument in Winchester National Cemetery, Winchester Virginia





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