West Chester in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the War of the Rebellion 1861-65
Here were recruited and organized the following regiments:
5th Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry Volunteers, Col. Henry G. Longnecker commanding • 11th Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry Volunteers, Col. Phaon Jarrett Commanding • 1st Regiment Pennsylvania Reserves, Col. R. Biddle Roberts commanding • 7th Regiment Pennsylvania Reserves, Col. Elisha E. Harvey commanding • 97th Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry Volunteers, Col. Henry R. Guss commanding
Erected by General George A. McCall Post No. 31, G.A.R., West Chester, Penna.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 57.03′ N, 75° 35.991′ W. Marker is in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is on West Rosedale Avenue west of South Church Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 W Rosedale Ave, West Chester PA 19383, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 Frederick Douglass (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Main Arch Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Great Minquas Path (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Great Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Barnard Street Public School - Denney Tag Company (approx. half a mile away); Samuel Barber (approx. 0.6 miles away); Thomas S. Butler House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Everhart Grove (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Chester.
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