Greencastle in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Colonel John Allison
Col. John Allison
Erected 1982 by Harry D. Zeigler V.F.W. Post and Frankm L. Carbaugh American Legion Post.
Location. 39° 47.406′ N, 77° 43.678′ W. Marker is in Greencastle, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Baltimore Street (State Highway 16) and Carlisle Street, on the right when traveling east on Baltimore Street. Touch for map. Located on the southwest quadrant of the town center circle. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 Center Square, Greencastle PA 17225, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McCullough's Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Ulric Dahlgren (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Soldier to Fall (within shouting distance of this marker); Corporal William H. Rihl (approx. one mile away); Gettysburg Campaign Brown's Mill School (approx. 3.1 miles away); Old Brown's Mill School (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greencastle.
Also see . . . Col. John Allison. A discussion of Col. Allison from the Greencastle Museum. (Submitted on September 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 966 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.