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Marilla in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The 150th Anniversary of the Start of the Civil War

 
 
Marilla Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 28, 2019
1. Marilla Civil War Memorial
Inscription.  
This monument was erected in 2011
to commemorate the 150th anniversary
or the start of the Civil War, April 12th, 1861.
More than 620,000 soldiers died
by the end of the war in 1865,
making it the bloodiest conflict ever engaged by the
United States of America.

78 soldiers from Marilla fought in the Civil War;
12 of those died during the conflict.

 
Erected 2011.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 42° 50.413′ N, 78° 33.356′ W. Marker is in Marilla, New York, in Erie County. Memorial is at the intersection of Bullis Road (County Route 331) and Two Rod Road, on the left when traveling east on Bullis Road. Memorial is one lot west of the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marilla NY 14102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Willis Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of First Grist Mill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Marilla World War Honor Holl (about
Marilla Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 28, 2019
2. Marilla Civil War Memorial
400 feet away); Members of the United States Armed Forces (about 400 feet away); The Blacksmith Shop (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marilla Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); East Elma (approx. 3.1 miles away); Secession & Reunion (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marilla.
 
Marilla Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 28, 2019
3. Marilla Civil War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 1, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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