Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Warren in Warren County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gen. Joseph Warren

 
 
Gen. Joseph Warren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 26, 2013
1. Gen. Joseph Warren Marker
Inscription.  
Gen. Joseph Warren
for whom
the town and county
were named
Born at Roxbury Mass.
June 11, 1741 Killed at
The Battle of Bunker Hill
June 17, 1775

 
Erected 1910 by The Tidioute Chapter Daughers of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 50.732′ N, 79° 9.15′ W. Marker is in Warren, Pennsylvania, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue West (Business U.S. 6) and West 3rd Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Pennsylvania Avenue West. Touch for map. Marker and monument are located at the west end of General Joseph Warren Park. Marker is in this post office area: Warren PA 16365, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Grateful Recognition (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); General William Irvine (approx. 0.2 miles away); Under Three Flags (approx. 0.2 miles away); Celoron's Expedition
General Joseph Warren Monument<br>(<i>east/front side</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 26, 2013
2. General Joseph Warren Monument
(east/front side)
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Warren Suspension Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Clemons (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Honor (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warren.
 
More about this marker. Marker is a large, square, embossed metal tablet, mounted at eye-level on the west side of the General Joseph Warren Monument.
 
Also see . . .
1. General Joseph Warren Chapter DAR Warren, Pa. (Facebook). General Joseph Warren Chapter DAR has published a booklet documenting all the monuments they have established in Warren, Pa. over the years beginning in 1910. One such monument is the life size statue of General Joseph Warren, which is only one of three in the country,dedicated to him. He is in full military dress. Richard Bock, a noted sculptor of the day designed the statue. The Town of Warren was named after him and the statue stands in General Joseph Warren Park in down town Warren. (Submitted on February 15, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 

2. Joseph Warren. Joseph Warren was an American physician who played a leading role in American Patriot organizations in Boston in the early days of the American Revolution, eventually serving as President of the revolutionary Massachusetts Provincial Congress.
General Joseph Warren Monument<br>(<i>south side</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 26, 2013
3. General Joseph Warren Monument
(south side)
In honor of the soldiers
and sailors of the
Revolutionary War, who are
buried in Warren County
Pennsylvania
Erected 1910 by The Tidioute Chapter Daughers of the American Revolution
Warren had been commissioned a Major General in the colony's militia shortly before the June 17, 1775 Battle of Bunker Hill. Rather than exercising his rank, Warren served in the battle as a private soldier, and was killed in combat when British troops stormed the redoubt atop Breed's Hill. (Submitted on February 15, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
General Joseph Warren Monument<br>(<i>north side</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 26, 2013
4. General Joseph Warren Monument
(north side)
Soldiers of War of 1812
buried in Warren Co. Pa.
Erected 1917 by The Tidioute Chapter Daughers of the American Revolution
General Joseph Warren Park Sign<br>(<i>located east of monument, at center of park</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 26, 2013
5. General Joseph Warren Park Sign
(located east of monument, at center of park)
General Joseph Warren Park - Blue Star Memorial (<i>located near marker</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 26, 2013
6. General Joseph Warren Park - Blue Star Memorial (located near marker)
Blue Star Memorial
A tribute to the Armed Forces
that have defended the
United States of America
Sponsored by
The Warren Garden Club
in cooperation with
American Legion Post No. 135
and
Citizens of Warren County Pennsylvania
2011
 

More. Search the internet for Gen. Joseph Warren.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 87 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 15, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement