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Vermont Civil War Monuments

Waterbury (1914)

Monument

Monument

Monument

Monument

Monument

Monument

THIS MONUMENT
WAS ERECTED BY
FRANKLIN SYLVESTER HENRY
MAY 30, 1914
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN
FROM WATERBURY, VERMONT
WHO
FOUGHT TO PRESERVE THE
INTEGRITY OF THE
UNION IN THE CIVIL WAR
OF
1861 - 1865

DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI. *

* Literally: "It is sweet and honorable to die for the fatherland."

In the front of the old Waterbury High School, now called the Thatcher Brook Primary Union School District.

Main photograph courtesy of Marquite Kadavy, panels courtesy of Maria Ward. Picture including William Henry Eldridge from Henry Genealogy. The Descendants of Samuel Henry of Hadley and Amherst, Mass., 1734-1790 and Lurana (Cady) Henry His Wife, (T. R. Marvin & Son, Boston, 1915), p 46.