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.
Milk Row Cemetery Monument Location: Milk Row Cemetery, Somerville Avenue Coordinates: 42°22’53.9″N 71°06’07.3″W Date completed: 1863 Architect/sculptor/manufacturer: Unknown Number of names: 68 men from Somerville who died in the war (list is incomplete) Somerville can claim the very first Massachusetts Civil War monument dedicated to all those from a given municipality. It was originally intended…
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