Welcome to the
Hilltop Historical Society!
The Hilltop Historical Society was founded in 1986 to promote the history of the Hilltop
Area of Columbus, Ohio
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There will be a marker
placed on West Broad Street in front of West Gate Lodge No. 623 located at 2925
West Broad Street. The Plaque will contain information about the West Gate
property being the location of the site of the entrance to Camp Chase.
The Dedication Ceremony is slated for Saturday September 6th, 2014 at 11
AM. There will be Civil War Re enactors on the property during and after the
Sunday June 8, 2014 at 3PM
The Annual 119th
Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery
Pvt. Phillip Sallee
Grave Marker 65
Co. B 8th Kentucky Cavalry, CSA
Pvt. James Milligan McVickers
Co. C 88th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Wreaths Across America came to Camp Chase onfederate Cemetery on Dec 14, 2013. We have increased the number
of wreaths to 119 this year. Thanks to the Civil Air Patrol for sponsoring the cemetery.
Monty Chase lays the Navy wreath at the Arch
We had all ages to help lay the wreaths
Columbus Dispatch video about Camp Chase and Wreath Laying. Learn how we respect and remember those who are buried there.