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Cumberland County Civil War Memorial

 
 
Cumberland County Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
1. Cumberland County Civil War Memorial
Inscription. In honor of the soldiers of Cumberland County who fell in defense of the Union during the Great Rebellion.

This monument is created by those who revere Patriotism and wish to perpetuate the Memory of the Brave Men, who aided in saving the Nation and securing the Blessings of Liberty to All.
 
Erected by The People of Cumberland County.
 
Location. 40° 12.081′ N, 77° 11.374′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of High Street (U.S. 11) and Hanover Street (Pennsylvania Route 34), on the right when traveling east on High Street. Touch for map. Memorial is on the public square just north of the old courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jim Thorpe (a few steps from this marker); Shelling of Carlisle (a few steps from this marker); First Presbyterian Church (a few steps from this marker); China Burma India Veteran's Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Carlisle Public Square (a few steps from this marker); Forbes Trail
Cumberland County Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
2. Cumberland County Civil War Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); Carlisle First World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cumberland County (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Cumberland County Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
3. Cumberland County Civil War Memorial
Cumberland County Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
4. Cumberland County Civil War Memorial
Bronze tablets list the fading honor roll of men found on the monument.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,030 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on September 18, 2011. Photos:   1. submitted on February 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on May 18, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on February 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on May 18, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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