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Flushing Park Memorial map_it

  • Location: Northern Boulevard between Union & Linden Streets
  • Description: Obelisk with incised letters
  • Materials: Granite
  • Dimensions: H: 40'
  • Dedicated: 1865
  • Donor: G.A.R.
  • Inscription: Side 1:
    ERECTED / IN MEMORY OF THE / PATRIOTIC VOLUNTEERS / FROM / FLUSHING / WHO / SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES / IN THE WAR / FOR THE PRESERVATION / OF OUR UNION / 1861-1865 /

    Side 2:
    CAPT. WM. DERMODY / LIEUT. EMIL SCHUBERT --- SGT. WM. H. TEPPY / SGT. ASA. FOWLER --- CORP. WASHT. W. FOWLER / HENRY APEL --- BENJ. COVERT / JOHN B. BAUER --- CHRIS. CROOKER / JOHN BRADY --- HARSN. CURTIS / L. BRUNNEMER --- PHILIP DERKES / JOHN BUCKLEY --- JOS. A. DOBIECK / JOHN W. BYRD --- JOHN DOHERTY / JAS. BYRNS --- JAS. E. ELDERD / THADDS. CAMPBELL --- CHAS. ERLING / JOS. CATHCART --- JAS. FEELY / VALENT. CLINCH --- WM. H. H. FIELD / WM. J. CONN --- GEO. H. FOWLER / THOS. CONNER --- WM. GOODWIN /


    Side 3:
    CAPT. LOUIS BRISKY / SGT. BENJ. HARPELL --- SGT. JAS. P. SMITH / CORP. GEO. HUNTSMAN --- CORP. WM. E. JOHNSTON / WM. GRIFFIN --- THOS. H. JENKINS / LOUIS GROESEL --- ROBERT KANE / SETH HARPELL --- JOHN KENALEY /JOHN HEFEPMEHL --- PHILIP KENNA / VALENT. HELFRICH --- JOHN KEPPLER / JOHN HEPPLER --- JOS. KIERSTEAD / JOHN HICKS --- PETER KIMMEEP / JOHN HUNTSMAN --- WASH. D. KNIGHT / JOHN HODGES --- PHILIP MAHER / PATRICK HURLEY --- JACOB MANNWEILER / C. JACKSON --- PATRICK MARTIN / THOS. JACKSON --- THOS. MCREADY /

    Side 4:
    CAPT. ELIJAH W. PECK / SGT. FREDK. WERNER --- SGT. ADAM WORTH / CORP. JOHN MARA --- COPR. LORENZO D. WOOD / MARTIN MOORE --- ELIAS H. SEAMAN / EDW. D. MURRAY --- CHAS. D. SMITH / HENRY NEIMER --- JAS. STARKINS / ANTHONY PARKS --- JURGEN STURNBERG / SAML. O. PORTLAND --- J. STEINBRUECKER / ANDW. REINHARDT --- JOHN STONEBANKS / GOTHARD RENIKER --- CHAS. W. TOWNSEND / FRANK RICHTER --- WILLIS H. TYRRELL / CHRISTN. SCHATZMAN --- GEO. VIX / GEO. W. SCHENCK --- CARL WIDDEMAN / DAVID SCHULTZ --- ROBT. WRIGHT JR. /

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

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