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10/26/2014 Hey everybody, it has been a long time since I have done anything here. September 22 2013 I became deathly ill with Legionnaires I spent 3 months in the hospital and rehab after 3 surgeries being paralyzed from the ankles down, and having my last rights twice I survived. I thank God and my loving family for pulling thru this. I can no longer go in to the cemeteries because of my condition I wear braces from the knees down to my feet and use crutches to walk. I have 100's of pages of research and documents I plan on writing a new book on the town's GAR post doings from around 1900 thru the disbandment in 1928 and a biography of Samuel Brown who the post was named after. He was a school teacher from Enfield who was killed at Antietam 9/17/1862

05/01/2012 The month of April I had the most views here ever 10,218. Thanks for stopping by.

September 25 2011 we had the most views ever here in a single day 2326 views.
In the last 12 months 68,900 views thanks.........

The Korean War galleries now done I. They were shot by Staff Sgt, Kenneth C.White of Granby Ct I bought them at auction and they are to nice not to share. I cleaned scanned and caption them as he did on the slides, he was part of the medical air evacuation group and flew all over Korea flying our brave wounded men back to safety for more help. Thank you for your service to our country and for this record of your time there..............

4/24/2011 I am looking for any photos or documents pertaining to any soldier or the GAR Post 56 here in town. Please contact me if you have something you would like to share are or sell and see it here on this site..Thanks Ted

My name is Ted and welcome to my site, I have photographically documented all the Civil War graves here in town of Enfield Connecticut that I could locate. Captions are researched military records from a book assembled by the Connecticut State General Assembly in 1889 of all state veterans, pictures captions are update as needed so check back frequently for updates. All photo's are shot by me using a Canon F1N, everything is scanned at full resolution, so open them to original size for fine detail.
The 1860 census list Enfield population as 4996, we sent 420 men to war, less than half are buried in town.
As of 10/12/2009 I had submitted 178 soldiers undocumented graves buried here in town to the National Database, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. I have also had the SUVCW correct 27 incorrect gravesites for various reasons such as wrong cemetery and addresses. When I started this project on June 23, 2009 there were 57 Civil War soldiers names in the database as of October 12, 2009 there is 213 names.
All photographs are Enfieldwargraves copyright 2009

Many thanks to Kevin Frye for the photographs and prison records from Andersonville please for more information on this notorious prison please visit his site

Email me at dl1092000@yahoo.com

Please visit our towns ENFIELD HOOAH veterans site at http://www.enfieldhooah.org/ Please remember and support our troops..God bless them and keep them safe...........

Lt. A .Norman & Lester
Squad Jeep at K-16 – Seoul Air Base
June 1953



1890 GAR Service Protocol

Original 1890 book from my collection

Updated: Dec 18, 2009 1:18pm PST

GAR Cemetery/Memorial Supplies

Original mailing 1912 from my collection

Updated: Nov 09, 2009 6:12pm PST

James Simpson 1st Connecticut Calvary Co. H

Collection of photos courtesy of the Mellow and Simpson families.

Updated: Nov 16, 2009 1:25pm PST

Matthew Henry 8th Connecticut Co.B

Photo's, documents and info courtesy of Helene {Henry} Voto

Updated: Mar 11, 2010 11:40am PST

Old St.Patrick Cemetery Civil War Soldiers Graves

Windsor/Pleasant Streets

Updated: Dec 18, 2009 2:42pm PST

Enfield Street Cemetery Civil War Soldiers Graves

Rt 5 Enfield St

Updated: Jun 18, 2010 5:26pm PST

Old Hazardville Cemetery Civil War Soldiers Graves

Hazard Ave./ Cedar Street

Updated: Oct 21, 2009 10:08am PST

Hazardville Cemetery Civil War Soldiers Graves

Elm/North Streets

Updated: Feb 01, 2011 8:56pm PST

Old King Street Cemetery Civil War Soldiers Graves

Behind the old Crand's Candy Castle on Pleasant Road

Updated: Sep 18, 2009 4:26pm PST

St. Bernard Cemetery Civil War Soldiers Graves

Park St.

Updated: Jul 17, 2009 5:54am PST

African American Civil War Soldiers

Updated: Nov 15, 2009 2:59pm PST

Civil War Sailors

Updated: Dec 18, 2009 6:35pm PST

Thompsonville Press Newspaper Clippings

A collection of GAR clippings from town

Updated: Nov 09, 2009 6:08pm PST

Thompsonville Press Civil War Veteran Obituaries

Updated: Nov 16, 2009 1:36pm PST

Enfield Connecticut Civil War Mounument

A memorial to the fallen town soldiers.

Updated: Jul 22, 2009 6:39pm PST

Enfield Connecticut Revolutionary War Graves Enfield Street Cemetery

Just photos for now

Updated: Jul 24, 2009 5:06pm PST

Old King Street Cemetery Revolutionary War Graves

Just photos for now.

Updated: Jul 24, 2009 4:47pm PST

Old Hazardville Cemetery Revolutionary War Soldier

The lone soldier.

Updated: Jul 24, 2009 4:53pm PST

GAR Memorial Winter Post 11

Updated: Aug 02, 2011 5:58pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 1

Brady Air Base Japan, Taegu Air Base (K-2), Korea January 1953

Updated: Sep 24, 2011 9:22am PST

Korea 1953 Box 2

Updated: Oct 02, 2011 12:49pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 3

Updated: Oct 02, 2011 2:04pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 5

Updated: Oct 02, 2011 4:25pm PST

Korea Box 6 1953

Updated: Oct 04, 2011 2:54pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 7

Updated: Sep 24, 2011 12:20pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 8

Updated: Sep 24, 2011 4:10pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 9

Updated: Oct 01, 2011 4:01pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 10

Updated: Sep 25, 2011 4:35pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 11

Updated: Oct 04, 2011 3:35pm PST

Korean 1953 Box 12

Updated: Sep 25, 2011 3:11pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 13

Updated: Sep 28, 2011 3:32pm PST

Korean 1953 Box 14

Updated: Sep 24, 2011 5:26pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 15

Updated: Oct 01, 2011 5:08pm PST

Korea 1953 Box 16

Updated: Oct 04, 2011 4:51pm PST

Causal Photography

Updated: Nov 20, 2009 6:25am PST

Cemetery Tour Old St Patricks 9/15/2012

Updated: Sep 15, 2012 4:07pm PST