Bear in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Sgt. James P. Connor Memorial Circle
Erected 2002 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-126.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
Location. 39° 32.974′ N, 75° 44.472′ W. Marker is in Bear, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker can be reached from Chesapeake City Road when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in the Delaware Veteran's Cemetery on the right of the drive around the grounds. The cemetery is located near Summit Bridge off Rt. 896. Marker is in this post office area: Bear DE 19701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Poplar Hall (approx. 1.8 miles away); Welsh Tract (approx. 2.6 miles away); Locust Grove (approx. 3.2 miles away); Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Tablet (approx. 3.8 miles away in Maryland); C&D Canal Museum (approx. 3.8 miles away in Maryland); C & D Canal (approx. 3.8 miles away in Maryland); Pencader Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); Aiken's Tavern Historic District (approx. 4 miles away).
Also see . . . Photo of Sgt. James P. Connor. (Submitted on August 24, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Heroes • Military • Notable Events • Notable Persons • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,872 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 24, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on August 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 3, 4. submitted on August 24, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.