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De Kalb in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

War of 1812

 
 
War of 1812 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
1. War of 1812 Marker
Inscription.
War of 1812
80 NYS militiamen encamped
here May 1812 under the
immediate inspection of Lt.
Col. Benedict. After 10 days
they marched to Ogdensburg

 
Erected 2014 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 44° 29.99′ N, 75° 20.552′ W. Marker is in De Kalb, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is on New York State Route 812 0.1 miles north of County Route 17, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. County Route 17 shares State Route 812 for nearly equal short distances north and south of the marker. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2668 State Route 812, De Kalb Junction NY 13630, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The St. Lawrence Plain (approx. 2.4 miles away); Township of Oswegatchie World War II Roll of Honor (approx. 8.9 miles away); The Ogdensburg Agreement (approx. 8.9 miles away); Canton's Islands / Falls Island in 1898 (approx. 10.6 miles away); The Sash and Blind Factory (approx. 10.6 miles away); The West Channel of the Grasse River (approx. 10.6 miles away); The Grist Mill (approx. 10.6 miles away); The King Iron Bowstring Bridge (approx. 10.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
2. Southward
 De Kalb's Own General, Thomas Benedict - Town of De Kalb Historian. (Submitted on September 13, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
3. Northward
Marker at right between the mailboxes and the bend in the road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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