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Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

To the Unknown Dead

Co. D 6th Maryland Infantry

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2008
1. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.  To the Unknown Dead 1861 - 1865

Memorial to J. [James] Edward Heffner
Member Co. D 6th Md. Inf.
Erected by his wife.
 
Erected by Emma R. Heffner.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
 
Location. 39° 37.615′ N, 77° 24.799′ W. Marker is in Thurmont, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Altamont Avenue and Flanagan Road. Memorial is in Weller United Methodist Church cemetery, immediately north of the church building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Thurmont MD 21788, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Creeger House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thurmont (approx. ¼ mile away); Thurmont Memorial Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thurmont Rail History — The End of an Era (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thurmont Attractions (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Buildings—Past and Present (approx.
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0.4 miles away); The Brotherhood of the Jungle Cock (approx. 0.4 miles away); Making Whiskey (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Thurmont.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,689 times since then and 20 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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