Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Revolutionary Soldiers in Great Conewago Cemetery
buried in this cemetery
Lt. Col. James Chamberlain Lt. Col. William Gilliland Major William Bailey Capt. Hugh Campbell Capt. John Graft Capt. Hugh King Capt. John McIlvain Lt. Samuel Gilliland Lt. Robert McIlhenny, Sr. Lt. George Sheakley James Bell Richard Brown William Cooper John Ewing William Fleming Robert Galbraith Stephen Giffen Stephen Griffen, Jr. Philip Graft William King Robert McIlhenny, Jr. James McKnight James Mitchell John Sample David Simpson William Smyth John Stewart Andrew Thompson Robert Wray James Wray, and others
Erected 1940 by Daughters of the American Revolution – Gettysburg Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 39° 53.221′ N, 77° 9.746′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Presbyterian Church Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in the cemetery of the Historic Great Conewago Presbyterian Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 174 Red Bridge Road, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least Civil War Soldiers in the Great Conewago Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Hospital (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Great Conewago Presbyterian Church (about 400 feet away); Brigadier General George Armstrong Custer (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pres. George Washington (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of Hunterstown (approx. 0.3 miles away); Army of the Potomac (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jacob Grass Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary •
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