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Penn Yan in Yates County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
1. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.

To honor the men
of Yates County who
fought to save their country

[Battles listed on obelisk]
Antietam Spottsylvania
Gettysburg Appomattox
Vicksburg Fredericksburg
Petersburg Wilderness

Population of Yates County in 1860
20290
Soldiers furnished by Yates County
in the War of the Rebellion
2109

Fraternity Charity and Loyalty


 
Location. 42° 39.923′ N, 77° 3.419′ W. Marker is in Penn Yan, New York, in Yates County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Court Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Old Yates County Courthouse Grounds, Penn Yan NY 14527, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "The Bandstand" (a few steps from this marker); World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Heroic Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean Conflict Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Memorial
Civil War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
2. Civil War Memorial Dedication
(within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam Conflict Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Medal of Honor Recipients (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Penn Yan.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial G.A.R. Principles image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
3. Civil War Memorial G.A.R. Principles
Civil War Memorial Soldier image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
4. Civil War Memorial Soldier
Civil War Memorial Sailor image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
5. Civil War Memorial Sailor
Civil War Memorial Artillerist image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
6. Civil War Memorial Artillerist
Civil War Memorial Cavalryman image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
7. Civil War Memorial Cavalryman
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 3, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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