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John F. Reynolds

(1820-1863)

 
 
John F. Reynolds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 14, 2015
1. John F. Reynolds Marker
Inscription. Major General in the Union Army during the Civil War. He played a key role in committing the Army of the Potomac to the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1, 1863. He was killed early on the first day. Buried in Lancaster Cemetery, he was born and resided here.
 
Erected 2008 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 2.263′ N, 76° 18.436′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on West King Street (Pennsylvania Route 462), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 42 W. King St., Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Site in Journalism (within shouting distance of this marker); Bailey's Printshop (within shouting distance of this marker); John Frederick Steinman, Ph. B., LL. D. (within shouting distance of this marker); James Hale Steinman, A.B., LL. B., LL.D. (within shouting distance of this marker); Home Site of Col. William Henry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); S. Dale Kaufman
John F. Reynolds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 14, 2015
2. John F. Reynolds Marker
(about 300 feet away); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (about 400 feet away); Old Courthouse (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lancaster.
 
Also see . . .  Old Marker at this Location. This marker replaced an older one at this location titled “Reynolds House” (Submitted on June 17, 2015.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 188 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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