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Maine Civil War Monuments

South Portland

Town/County:  South Portland/Cumberland  
Location: Forest City Cemetery, Lincoln Street  
Type:  Canon Materials: Granite, metal
Date Erected: 1903 Date Dedicated: May 30, 1904
Maker/Sculptor: Source of Funding:
Principal inscriptions: Erected By Thatcher Post No. 111/GAR/1903/In Honor of Those Who/Served in the War for the Union/1861-1865/Your Silent Tents of Green/We Deck With Fragrant Flowers/Yours Has The Suffering Been/The Memory Shall Be Ours
References: Daily Eastern Argus, Portland, May 31, 1904; Lewiston Evening Journal, May 31, 1904
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