Craig posts a copy and photos of the handwritten note he found attached to the Robert Gould Shaw/54th Massachusetts memorial across from the State House yesterday:
Dear 54th Massachusetts regiment,
Thank you for your service. You fought during a time when the country was ripped in two, the wound bleeding with the souls of its people. On that fateful day, some of your bodies... Read more
Mike Ball reports on the annual Fort Warren encampment by 54th Massachusetts re-enactors yesterday. With photos.
16WadeSt photographs members of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment in front of the memorial to the 54th on Beacon Hill.