An effort to catalog, photograph, research and promote the history of the Bay State’s Civil War monuments.
The Massachusetts Civil War Monuments Project is an informal, collaborative effort to catalog, photograph and research the Civil War monuments in each Massachusetts town.
Fall River Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument Location: Oak Grove Cemetery, 798 Prospect Street Coordinates: 41°42’26.8″N 71°08’24.1″W Date dedicated: July 4, 1868 Architect/contractor: Unknown Number of names: 163 men who died in the war The monument at the Civil War veterans plot in Oak Grove Cemetery was funded by Col. Richard Borden. He also paid for…
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