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Salamanca in Cattaraugus County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of Our Dead Comrades

 
 
Salamanca Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 26, 2015
1. Salamanca Civil War Memorial
Inscription.
In Memory
of Our Dead
Comrades

 
Erected by G.A.R. Sherwood Post No. 380.
 
Location. 42° 9.4′ N, 78° 42.019′ W. Marker is in Salamanca, New York, in Cattaraugus County. Marker is on Linwood Avenue 0.3 miles east of Wildwood Avenue (U.S. 219), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. The monument is at the front of Wildwood Cemetery. Lindwood Avenue is paved with red brick and meets US 219 at a hairpin turn immediately south of the railroad overpass. The monument is directly ahead upon entering Linwood Ave. Marker is in this post office area: Salamanca NY 14779, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sweet Water Spring (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dedicated to Those from the Salamanca Area (approx. 1.8 miles away); From the Mountains of Afghanistan (approx. 1.8 miles away); These Gates Erected by Salamanca (approx. 1.8 miles away); Fire Observation Stations: / Fire Tower is Reborn (approx. 2.1 miles away); Ski Jumping (approx. 4.4 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 4.6 miles away); Weather Station (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salamanca.
 
More about this marker.
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 26, 2015
2. Eastward
Lindwood Avenue off US 219 turns right 90 degrees here. Wildwood Cemetery access road at right. Memorial is straight ahead.
The City of Salamanca is situated on the Allegany Seneca Indian Reservation.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 26, 2015
3. Westward
Wildwood Cemetery entrance at left.
Top Figure image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 26, 2015
4. Top Figure
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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