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Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 31, 2019
1. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.  

Conyngham Post 97
G.A.R.
[Grand Army of the Republic]

Erected in Memory of
our Comrades


 
Erected 1918 by General Hancock Circle No. 9, Ladies of the G.A.R.
 
Location. 41° 15.459′ N, 75° 52.142′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Memorial is at the intersection of River Street and Maple Street, on the left when traveling north on River Street. Monument is in the Civil War Veterans Section, near the entrance to Hollenback Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 540 North River Street, Wilkes Barre PA 18702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rev. Jacob Johnson, A.M. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Connecticut Settlement (about 600 feet away); Rev. Joseph Murgas (approx. mile away); Luzerne County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Center of Law, Politics and Power (approx. 0.7 miles away); Ellen Webster Palmer
Civil War Memorial and Veterans Section image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 31, 2019
2. Civil War Memorial and Veterans Section
(approx. 0.7 miles away); All for the View (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial and Veterans Section image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 31, 2019
3. Civil War Memorial and Veterans Section
View SE toward cemetery entrance off River Street
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 76 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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