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Rhode Island Civil War Monument
Birth: 1908
Death: unknown

The Rhode Island Monument was erected by the State of Rhode Island to commemorate the services of Rhode Island Volunteers who died in North Carolina during the Civil War. The sculpture was completed in 1908 by William Whitney Manatt, of the Gorham Manufacturing Company, Founders, Providence, Rhode Island. It was dedicated on October 6, 1909. The monument is a bronze female sculpture dressed in classical drapery on a pink granite base with the inscription. (bio by: Jim Dugan) 
 
Inscription:
ERECTED BY THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND TO COMMEMORATE THE SERVICES OF RHODE ISLAND VOLUNTEERS WHO GAVE UP THEIR LIVES IN NORTH CAROLINA DURING THE CIVIL WAR 1861-1865.
FOURTH RHODE ISLAND INFANTRY
FIFTH RHODE ISLAND HEAVY ARTILLERY
BATTERY F, RHODE ISLAND LIGHT ARTILLERY
 
Burial:
New Bern National Cemetery
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Jim Dugan
Record added: Aug 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29278206
Rhode Island Civil War Monument
Added by: Jim Dugan
 
Rhode Island Civil War Monument
Added by: Jim Dugan
 
Rhode Island Civil War Monument
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Added by: Janet Euler- Brady
 
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In honor of my G-G-Granduncle, Willard Steere, a member of the 4th Rhode Island Infantry, who died at age 22 from wounds sustained in the battle of New Bern, N.C.
- Ken Cocuzzo
 Added: Feb. 17, 2012
May you beloved soldiers rest in Peace. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Oct. 22, 2011

- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Aug. 10, 2011
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