Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The War Eagle
—Served: 1861-1865 —
I’d rather capture ‘Old Abe’ than a whole brigade.
Major General, Confederate Army
Battle of Corinth, October 3, 1862
Location. 40° 12.417′ N, 77° 9.606′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker can be reached from Army Heritage Drive. Touch for map. The marker is on a path in the vicinity of the USAHEC Visitor and Education Center. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Staff Sergeant Fred A. Rella (a few steps from this marker); Corporal John D. LaWall (within shouting distance of this marker); Private First Class Willard Dominick (within shouting distance of this marker); Sergeant First Class Randall D. Shughart (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Specialist (SPC) Charles Posey III (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hesco Barriers (about 300 feet away); HESCO in Afghanistan (about 300 feet away); HESCO in Iraq (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
Categories. • Animals • War, US Civil •
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