Dunkirk in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War nurse awarded
pension for devoted service.
Lived here with husband
William, veteran & asst.
lighthouse keeper 1874-1885.
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 311.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • War, US Civil • Women. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
Location. 42° 29.606′ N, 79° 21.223′ W. Marker is in Dunkirk, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Point Drive North and Park Drive. Marker is in Dunkirk Lighthouse & Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Point Drive North, Dunkirk NY 14048, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dedicated to Corporal Cyrus W. James (a few steps from this marker); Large Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lighthouse Service (within shouting distance of Dunkirk Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); On September 26, 1812 (within shouting distance of this marker); B.P.O. Elks (approx. 0.8 miles away); To All Who Served (approx. 0.8 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Served (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dunkirk.
Also see . . . Dunirk Lighthouse & Veterans Park Museum. (Submitted on May 18, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 163 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 18, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.