Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Capt. Henry J. Biddle
2nd Lieut. Jonathan Williams Biddle
Assistant Adjutant General
Born May 16, 1817
Mortally wounded in the
Battle of New Market Cross Roads
Died in Richmond, Va.
July 20, 1862
[ Lt. Jonathan Biddle Marker ]
In memory of 2nd Lieut. Jonathan
Williams Biddle, U.S.A. 7th Regt. of
Cavalry. Eldest son of
Henry J. & Mary D. Biddle.
Born August 1st, 1855
Killed in action
near Bear Paw Mountain,
in the engagement with the
Nez Perces Indians, Sept. 30, 1877
Location. 40° 0.024′ N, 75° 11.423′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker can be reached from Ridge Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in Laurel Hill Cemetery in section K. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19132, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Laurel Hill Cemetery: A Garden For The Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Rear Admiral John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benj. H. Hodgson Commercial Digital Computer Birthplace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Thomson (approx. ¼ mile away); General Hugh Mercer (approx. 0.3 miles away); Laurel Hill Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lieutenant Joseph Bonnell (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
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