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Dr. Bodo Otto

 
 
Dr. Bodo Otto Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2017
1. Dr. Bodo Otto Marker
Inscription.

Delegate to the
Provincial Congress,
June 18, 1776.
Senior surgeon with
his two sons during the
Revolution.
Had charge of the
Valley Forge
encampment.
(See Berks Co. History,)
Died 1787.
Aged 79 years.

 
Location. 40° 20.234′ N, 75° 55.585′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is on Washington Street (Business U.S. 422) west of 6th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Monument is in the Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 527 Washington Street, Reading PA 19601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trinity Lutheran Church Original Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Trinity Lutheran Church (a few steps from this marker); First Reformed Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Strong (about 500 feet away); Doctor Jonathan Potts (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Dr. Bodo Otto (about 700 feet away); Col. Conrad Weiser (about 700 feet away); Woman's Christian Temperance Union Drinking Fountain (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reading.
 
Related marker.
Dr. Bodo Otto Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2017
2. Dr. Bodo Otto Monument
Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Dr. Bodo Otto Bio at Dr. Bodo Otto Family Association. (Submitted on December 23, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Colonel Bodo Otto Residence in Gloucester County NJ. (Submitted on December 23, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Dr. Bodo Otto Monument in Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2017
3. Dr. Bodo Otto Monument in Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 23, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 64 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 23, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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