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Near Rising Sun in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of the Unknown Soldiers

 
 
In Memory of the Unknown Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 14, 2007
1. In Memory of the Unknown Soldiers Marker
Inscription. In memory of the Unknown Soldiers buried at Brick Meetinghouse while it was used as a hospital in 1778.
 
Erected 1929 by The Quakers, DAR of Cecil County, Cecil Post No. 15 American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary, The Calvert Woman.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 42.023′ N, 75° 58.925′ W. Marker is near Rising Sun, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker can be reached from Brick Meeting House Road 0.2 miles west of Maryland Route 272. Click for map. Marker is in the Quaker Cemetery and marked with two small American flags. Marker is in this post office area: Rising Sun MD 21911, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brick Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Calvert Village (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blue Ball Tavern (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Nottingham Lots (approx. 3 miles away); Gilpin’s Falls Covered Bridge (approx. 3.8 miles away); Rock Presbyterian Church (approx. 5.1 miles away); Parker Kidnapping & Rescue (approx. 5.3 miles away in Pennsylvania); West Nottingham Academy (approx. 5.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.MilitaryWar, US Revolutionary
 
Full view of marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 17, 2007
2. Full view of marker
 
 
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