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Fairfield in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Harry E. Brown

 
 
Harry E. Brown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 11, 2015
1. Harry E. Brown Marker
Inscription. This "fire gong" came from the Fairfield farm of Harry E. Brown 1874-1951 Volunteer Fireman Church leader Civic elder School Board president First "Pennsylvania Master Farmer" of Adams County (1935) Given in memory by his grandsons Thomas and Ronald Brown and their families
 
Erected by Thomas and Ronald Brown and their families.
 
Location. 39° 47.1′ N, 77° 22.233′ W. Marker is in Fairfield, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Steelman Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Outside the entrance to the Fairfield County Fire & EMS Co. 2 station. Marker is in this post office area: Fairfield PA 17320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fairfield (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Army of the Potomac (approx. 0.2 miles away); Field Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major Samuel S. Starr (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Tapeworm Railroad" (approx. half a mile away); Jones's Brigade (approx. 2.9 miles away); Sixth Regiment U.S. Cavalry (approx. 3 miles away); Lower Marsh Creek Church (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
 
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The fire gong mentioned in the text. image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 11, 2015
2. The fire gong mentioned in the text.
A nearby memomorial to the Company 2 members. image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 11, 2015
3. A nearby memomorial to the Company 2 members.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 25, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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