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Rome in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Unknown Soldiers

 
 
Unknown Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
1. Unknown Soldiers Marker
Inscription.
Here rest
Unknown
Soldiers
of the
American
Revolution
1775 – 1783

 
Erected 1976.
 
Location. 43° 12.735′ N, 75° 27.392′ W. Marker is in Rome, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is at the intersection of N James Street and W Liberty Street, on the right when traveling south on N James Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rome NY 13440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Futile Approach (within shouting distance of this marker); Rome (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); British Trenches (about 300 feet away); Brigadier General Peter Gansevoort, Jr. (about 400 feet away); Rome Court House (about 500 feet away); Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy (about 500 feet away); Stars & Stripes First Flew in Battle (about 600 feet away); Powder Magazine (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Rome.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Unknown Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
2. Unknown Soldiers Marker
Unknown Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
3. Unknown Soldiers Monument
The remains of 8 Continental Army soldiers, discovered during an archeological dig at nearby Fort Stanwix, are buried under this monument. It was dedicated on July 4, 1976.
Unknown Soldiers Monument (seen from W Liberty Street) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
4. Unknown Soldiers Monument (seen from W Liberty Street)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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