Wyoming in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battleﬁeld of Wyoming
Erected by the Rotary Club of Wyoming, PA.
Erected 1935 by Rotary Club of Wyoming.
Location. 41° 18.908′ N, 75° 49.949′ W. Marker is in Wyoming, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Wyoming Avenue (U.S. 11) and Fourth Street, on the right when traveling north on Wyoming Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wyoming PA 18644, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Bloody Rock (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Wyoming (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Wyoming (approx. 0.9 miles away); Knox Mine Disaster Denison House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Workers in Greater Pittston's Garment Industry (approx. 2.2 miles away); Jenkins' Fort (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named Jenkins Fort (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wyoming.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Wyoming and Hartley's Expidition. Probably no episode of the Revolutionary War caused more horror and outrage among Americans than the so-called “Wyoming Massacre” on July 3, 1778. (Submitted on August 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Battle and Massacre of Wyoming. A detailed discussion of the battle and associated events. The site also offers histories of the units involved. (Submitted on August 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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