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John F. Reynolds

(1820-1863)

 
 
John F. Reynolds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 14, 2015
1. John F. Reynolds Marker
Inscription. Major General in the Union Army during the Civil War. He played a key role in committing the Army of the Potomac to the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1, 1863. He was killed early on the first day. Buried in Lancaster Cemetery, he was born and resided here.
 
Erected 2008 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 2.263′ N, 76° 18.436′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on West King Street (Pennsylvania Route 462), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 42 W. King St., Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Site in Journalism (within shouting distance of this marker); Bailey's Printshop (within shouting distance of this marker); John Frederick Steinman, Ph. B., LL. D. (within shouting distance of this marker); James Hale Steinman, A.B., LL. B., LL.D. (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Conestoga Indian Massacre (about
John F. Reynolds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 14, 2015
2. John F. Reynolds Marker
300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home Site of Col. William Henry (about 300 feet away); S. Dale Kaufman (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
John F. Reynolds Marker (<i>wide view across West King Street; marker at center</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 13, 2018
3. John F. Reynolds Marker (wide view across West King Street; marker at center)
 
 
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