About Solomon Perkins, Capt.
Capt Soloman Perkins, a volunteer, wounded in the fort (Griswold) with a musket ball through the neck and arm another through his side and sundry thrusts of the bayonet through the stomach & which has caused nervous irritations spasms & and rendered him unable to perform hard labour"
Source: The Battle of Groton Heights: A Collection of Narratives, Official Reports ...By William Wallace Harris p 129-30 _____
Capt. Solomon Perkins - Volunteer, Wounded, Age 52,
wife & 10 children
In memory of Capt Solomon Perkins who died Nov. 4th 1809
in the 81st year
of his age
Ye British tyrants that have power And butchers wet with Humane Gore Judgement must come and you will be Rewarded for your