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Plattsburgh in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Post Cemetery

 
 
Old Post Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
1. Old Post Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Last resting place
of soldiers from
this nations wars
Est. 1812 - 1970
PFC Robert A. LaFountain

 
Erected by DAV Chapter 179.
 
Location. 44° 40.708′ N, 73° 26.747′ W. Marker is in Plattsburgh, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on U.S. 9 just south of Lake Forest Drive, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plattsburgh NY 12901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. FB-111A Strategic Bomber (approx. 0.2 miles away); B-47 Strato-Jet Bomber Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); War of 1812 Trail (approx. mile away); 24 Pounder Cannon (approx. mile away); Headquarters Plattsburgh Barracks (approx. 0.3 miles away); Troop Barracks (approx. 0.4 miles away); Plattsburgh Barracks Veterans Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Afghanistan and Iraq/ Plattsburgh Barracks Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Plattsburgh.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesMilitaryWar of 1812
 
SFC Thomas Kelly Medal of Honor image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
2. SFC Thomas Kelly Medal of Honor
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on February 2, 2017.
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