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Near Elmira in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Major General John Sullivan

 
 
Major General John Sullivan Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
1. Major General John Sullivan Memorial
Inscription.
1779 - 1929
in memoriam
Major General
John Sullivan

commander-in-chief
and
the officers and men of the
New Hampshire Brigade
who participated in the memorable
"Sullivan Campaign"
against the Six Nations of Indians

Erected by
The State of New Hampshire
September 26, 1929

 
Erected 1929 by the State of New Hamphire.
 
Location. 42° 2.685′ N, 76° 43.961′ W. Marker is near Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is on Newtown Reservation Road. Click for map. Located at Newtown Battlefield Reservation State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Newtown Battlefield State Park (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sullivan Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Fire on the Frontier - 1778 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle of Newtown (within shouting distance of this marker); Divided Peoples (within shouting distance of this marker); Flagstaffs - Newtown Battlefield
Sullivan Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
2. Sullivan Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Newtown (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newtown Battlefield Reservation (about 400 feet away); A Civil Rights Victory (about 600 feet away); Newtown (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Elmira.
 
Also see . . .  John Sullivan. John Sullivan (February 17, 1740 – January 23, 1795) was an American General in the Revolutionary War, a delegate in the Continental Congress, Governor of New Hampshire and a United States federal judge. (Submitted on November 6, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Major General John Sullivan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
3. Major General John Sullivan Marker
Major General John Sullivan (1740-1795) image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott
4. Major General John Sullivan (1740-1795)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 756 times since then and 97 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3, 4. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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