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Lafayette College Civil War Memorial

 
 
Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2019
1. Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Dedication
Inscription.  

These
Died For
The Union

1861-1865

Class of 1836
Richard A. Oakford
Sidney M. Layton

Class of 1837
Daniel J. Carey

Class of 1840
Horatio S. Howell

Class of 1852
Walter Scott Briggs

Class of 1856
Robert M. Mc Cormick

Class of 1859
Joseph Castles

Class of 1860
John R. Hilton

Class of 1861
William H. Alexander
Edward S. Carrell
Luther Davis
Roswell S. Parker

Class of 1862
John M. Annan
Robert M. Mann

Class of 1863
John H. Buckley

Class of 1864
Henry B. Howell


 
Erected by Lafayette College Alumni Association.
 
Location. 40° 41.78′ N, 75° 12.57′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Monument is on the Lafayette College campus, at the top of the College Hill stairway starting from Bushkill Drive and College Avenue, and visible when driving north on 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18042, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2019
2. Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Honored Dead
marker. Lafayette College Gateway (within shouting distance of this marker); Establishing a College at Easton (within shouting distance of this marker); The Confluence of Campus and Community (within shouting distance of this marker); Lafayette (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Astronomical Observatory (about 600 feet away); Sullivan's Campaign (about 600 feet away); The First Triangulation Station and Benchmark (about 600 feet away); Millionaire's Row (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
Also see . . .  Commemorative Address (Prof. Henry T. Lee, 1867). (Submitted on July 2, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2019
3. Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Honored Dead
Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Sponsor image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2019
4. Lafayette College Civil War Memorial Sponsor
Lafayette College Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2019
5. Lafayette College Civil War Memorial
Looking south, with 3rd Street and downtown Easton visible in the distance
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 2, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
 
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