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Geneseo in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Camp Union

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
1. Site of Camp Union Marker
Inscription.
Site of Camp Union
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In a regimental camp near this
spot, more than 700 men from this
Valley were trained for Civil War
service under the direction of
Col. John Rorbach of Geneseo. They
became Companies A-G of the
famous 104th N. Y. Vol. Infantry
known as the "Wadsworth Guards".

 
Erected 1965 by A. A. Curtis Woman's Relief Corps No. 64.
 
Location. 42° 47.941′ N, 77° 48.383′ W. Marker is in Geneseo, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of Rorbach Lane and Lima Road, on the left when traveling east on Rorbach Lane. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Lima Road, Geneseo NY 14454, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cobblestone School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Temple Hill (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of (approx. half a mile away); Groveland Hill (approx. half a mile away); Brevet Major General James S. Wadsworth (approx. half a mile away); Big Tree Lodge (approx. half a mile away); Site of First Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Geneseo Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Geneseo.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Site of Camp Union Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
2. Site of Camp Union Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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