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Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

To the Unknown Dead

Co. D 6th Maryland Infantry

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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2008
1. Civil War Memorial
Inscription. To the Unknown Dead 1861 - 1865

Memorial to J. [James] Edward Heffner
Member Co. D 6th Md. Inf.
Erected by his wife.
Erected by Emma R. Heffner.
Location. 39° 37.615′ N, 77° 24.799′ W. Marker is in Thurmont, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Altamont Avenue and Flanagan Road. Touch for map. Memorial is in Weller United Methodist Church cemetery, immediately north of the church building. Marker is in this post office area: Thurmont MD 21788, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Creeger House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thurmont (approx. ¼ mile away); Thurmont Memorial Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Brotherhood of the Jungle Cock (approx. 0.4 miles away); Making Whiskey (approx. 1.9 miles away); Cunningham Falls (approx. 1.9 miles away); Preparing the Hearth (approx. 2 miles away); Wood Hauler's Sled (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Thurmont.
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,601 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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