York in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Captain Michael Doudel's Company
The York rifle company has existed continuously from its establishment and is perpetuated by today's 131st Transportation Company, Pennsylvania Army National Guard.
Dedicated January 21, 1989 by the Honorable John O. Marsh, Jr., Secretary of the Army, The Honorable William F. Goodling, United States Representative, Major General Gerald T. Sajer, The Adjutant General, and the Honorable John F. Rauhauser, Jr. Chairman, York County Bicentennial Commission
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is January 21, 1749.
Location. 39° 57.678′ N, 76° 43.924′ W. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: York PA 17403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In the Old Court House here at York (a few steps from this marker); York County (a few steps from this marker); York (within shouting distance of this marker); Golden Plough Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Horatio Gates (within shouting distance of this marker); General Marquis de Lafayette 1757 - 1834 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Four Chaplains (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); York County's 250th Anniversary (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
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