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American Revolution Veterans Memorial

 
 
American Revolution Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
1. American Revolution Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Plaque:
In memory of the
veterans of the War
of the American Revolution
buried at this site
—————————————
Dedicated by the D.A.R.
Southampton Colony Chapter

Sag Harbor American Legion
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Sag Harbor Yacht Club
Ladies Village Improvement Society
Old Burying Ground Comm.
1998

...and panel:

Old Burying Ground
First Interment 1767

Original resting place of at least nineteen veterans of the War of the American Revolution

Aaron Clark Braddock Corey Frederick Fordham Daniel Fordham John Fordham Esquire Fordham Hugh Gelston Jeremiah Hedges William Havens Josiah Hand Clark Truman Luther Hildreth Ephriam L'Hommedieu Joseph L'Hommedieu Peleg Niles William Parker Benjamin Price John Squire Silas Stuart Lester Beebe David Hand OC Stephen Howell OC Hubbard Latham OC

 
Erected 1998 by Daughters of the American Revolution Southampton Colony

American Revolution Veterans Memorial - Second Panel image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
2. American Revolution Veterans Memorial - Second Panel
Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 59.87′ N, 72° 17.661′ W. Marker is in Sag Harbor, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Union Street and Church Street, on the left when traveling west on Union Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sag Harbor NY 11963, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Meigs Monument (here, next to this marker); The Old Burying Ground (here, next to this marker); Old Whalers' Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The French House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Atheneum (about 300 feet away); David Frothingham (about 600 feet away); Handcut Millstone (about 700 feet away); M. Olivia Sage (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sag Harbor.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located at the northern edge of the Old Burying Ground, in a little alcove formed by bushes, bordering Union Street.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
American Revolution Veterans Memorial - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
3. American Revolution Veterans Memorial - wide view
The DAR plaque is visible at the foot of the flagpole, while the second panel is on the left, with the Meigs Monument between the two, and the Old Burying Ground is in the background.
Headstone for American Revolutionary War veteran Benjamin Price image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
4. Headstone for American Revolutionary War veteran Benjamin Price
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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