On this bright January morning, a ray of sunshine falls directly in the center of the Civil War Memorial at Patterson Union Cemetery in Deersville like a thank you from the highest power for the service these sixteen men did for their hometown and their country.

Discover more about the rich history of this and other landmarks  in the community pages, featuring the Deersville area, in this weeks print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.

NH Photo/KATINA WATT