Hampton in the Wars
Citizens of Hampton have fought in most of this nation's wars since colonial days.
Below are some links to recognize their service:
- King Philip's War, 1675-1677
- King William's War, 1689-1698
- Queen Anne's War, 1702-1713
- Queen Anne's War as it affected Hampton (in two parts)
- Lovewell's War, 1722-1725
- King George's War, 1744-1749
- The French and Indian War, 1754-1763
- Revolutionary War, 1774-1783
- War of 1812, 1812-1814
- Civil War, 1861-1865
- Civil War Frogman By Dorothy Godfrey Wayman, 1961
- Civil War Veterans tablet on the front of the Lane Memorial Library
- Yahoo's Links
- Book: Answering the call: Hampton, New Hampshire in the American Civil War, 1861-1865 by Eleanor Roberts Becotte
- Book: Who was who in the Civil War, Hampton, New Hampshire by Vinnie Toland.
- Spanish American War, 1898
- World War I, 1914-1918
- World War II, 1941-1945
- Army Is Investigating Airplane Crash Which Kills A Young Aviator on July 23, 1940 at Hampton Beach.
- A Memorial Day observance in 1998 at Hampton Academy Junior High School in honor of those men from Hampton who died in WWII.
- Korean War, 1950-1953
- Vietnam War, 1954-1975
- Persian Gulf War, 1991
- Wars Against Terrorism, 2001-
Other veteran and military-related links:
- Index to Hampton Military Links
- Veterans interred in Hampton's High Street cemetery
- Veterans interred in various Hampton cemeteries
- Veterans interred in Hampton Falls cemeteries
- Veterans interred in North Hampton cemeteries
- Hampton vets interred in cemeteries outside of the Hampton area.
- Hampton's war and veterans memorials
- Hampton's Part in the Wars, written in 1938 for our Tercentenary
- Hampton American Legion 35
- Hampton's Streets and Bridges named after Veterans
- General John A. Logan's Memorial Day Order No. 11, May 5, 1868