Amos Beebe Eaton

Amos Beebe Eaton (HMXGK)

Location: New Haven, CT 06511 New Haven County
Buy Connecticut State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 41° 18.771', W 72° 55.662'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
Amos Beebe Eaton
Brigadier and Commissary-General U.S. Army
Born May 12 1806
Died February 21 1877

[ back ]
Graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1826He served in the Black Hawk and Seminole Wars.Through the Mexican War he served with distinction on General Taylor's staff.He was brevetted for gallantry at the Battle of Buena Vista.From the outbreak of the Civil War to its close his work in provisioning the Union ArmiesWas so vast and successful that it was pronounced unequaled in history.He received the brevet of Major General for "distinguished services during the Civil War"Congress afterward assigned to him the great judicial labor of determining the justnessOf all claims and the loyalty of the claimants for subsistence suppliesImpressed by the armies in the field.Of high character and of rare and varied intellectual attainments he served his countryFor nearly fifty years in war and in peace with honor and with signal asilityIn youth a Christian he continued Christ's faithful soldier and servant unto his life's end.
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 4:07pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 673461 N 4575558
Decimal Degrees41.31285000, -72.92770000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 18.771', W 72° 55.662'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 18' 46.26" N, 72° 55' 39.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)203
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 227 Grove St, New Haven CT 06511, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?