Huntington in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the patriotism of
who was captured
by the British on
the shores of
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“I only regret
that I have
but one life to lose
for my country.”
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
Location. 40° 52.282′ N, 73° 25.488′ W. Marker is in Huntington, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Main Street (New York State Route 25A) near Stewart Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located near the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington NY 11743, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Patriots of Long Island (here, next to this marker); “The Forgotten War” (here, next to this marker); Huntington's Old Burying Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Declaration of Rights (within shouting distance of this marker); Fire Department (within shouting distance of this marker); Huntington World War I Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Burial Hill (about 300 feet away); Fort Golgotha (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 29, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 755 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 29, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.