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Lackawaxen in Pike County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Unknown Soldier

Revolutionary War

 
 
Unknown Soldier Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2018
1. Unknown Soldier Marker
Inscription.

Killed in the
Battle of Minisink
July 22 1779

 
Location. 41° 29.056′ N, 74° 59.202′ W. Marker is in Lackawaxen, Pennsylvania, in Pike County. Marker is on Scenic Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is along the eastern edge of Lackawaxen and Union Cemetery, south of the Zane Grey Museum and near St. Mark's Church. Marker is in this post office area: Lackawaxen PA 18435, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Zane Grey (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Breaking the Ice (about 800 feet away); Battle of Minisink (about 800 feet away); Roebling’s Delaware Aqueduct (approx. 0.2 miles away in New York); Delaware & Hudson Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away in New York); a different marker also named Roebling's Delaware Aqueduct (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roebling’s Cable (approx. 0.2 miles away in New York); Life Along the Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away in New York). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lackawaxen.
 
Also see . . .  The Battle At Minisink Ford. (Submitted on August 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesDisastersPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Unknown Soldier Marker and Tomb image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2018
2. Unknown Soldier Marker and Tomb
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 27 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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