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New Windsor in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Unknown Soldier

 
 
Unknown Soldier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
1. Unknown Soldier Marker
Inscription.
Here Lyes
the Mortal Remains of an
Unknown Soldier
First interred in the
Revolutionary War
Graveyard at West Point.
Moved here in 1965 again
to rest among his comrades.

 
Location. 41° 28.342′ N, 74° 3.587′ W. Marker is in New Windsor, New York, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Temple Hill Road (New York State Route 300), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in the New Windsor Cantonment. Marker is in this post office area: New Windsor NY 12553, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Temple (a few steps from this marker); The People of the New Windsor Cantonment (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Publick Building Called the Temple" (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary Hut (within shouting distance of this marker); New Windsor Cantonment (within shouting distance of this marker); Temple Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Land (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Windsor.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Markers at the New Windsor Cantonment Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
2. Markers at the New Windsor Cantonment Cemetery
Two soldier markers are seen here in the New Windsor Cantonment cemetery.
Second Soldier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
3. Second Soldier Marker
The memory of
this soldier
is perpetuated by
the American Legion
New Windsor Post
1796
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 14, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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