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Mid-Town Brandywine in Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Forgotten Heroes

Road to Yorktown

— 1781 W3R-DE —

 
 
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Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), November 18, 2022
1. Forgotten Heroes Marker
Inscription.  
Crispus Attucks • Peter Salem • James Armistead • Prince Whipple • Salem Poor • Colonel Tye • William "Billy" Flora • Toby Gilmore • Agrippa Hull • Phyllis Wheatley • Barzillai Lew • Titus Coburn • June Hall
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 39° 45.003′ N, 75° 32.63′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. It is in Mid-Town Brandywine. Memorial is at the intersection of North Market Street (Business U.S. 13) and East 16th Street (Business U.S. 13), on the right when traveling north on North Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 E 16th St, Wilmington DE 19801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mayor James H. Sills, Jr. Bridge (a few steps from this marker); James H. Sills, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Brandywine Pumping Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Soldiers' Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Brandywine Village
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(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lafayette's Tour (about 500 feet away); Joseph Tatnall House (about 500 feet away); Black Walnut (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Forgotten Heroes Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), November 18, 2022
2. Forgotten Heroes Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2023. It was originally submitted on November 19, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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