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Caledonia in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of a Soldier

 
 
In Memory of a Soldier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 31, 2012
1. In Memory of a Soldier Marker
Inscription.
In memory of a soldier
of the War of 1812
buried here 1814
My brave lad he sleeps
In his faded coat of blue
In his lonely grave unknown
Lies the heart that beat so true

 
Erected 1924.
 
Location. 42° 56.539′ N, 77° 49.044′ W. Marker is in Caledonia, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is on Avon-Caledonia Road (New York State Route 5) 0.2 miles east of Cold Spring Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Caledonia NY 14423, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Hugh McNaughton (approx. 0.7 miles away); Ca-Na-Wau-Gus (approx. 2 miles away); Caledonia (approx. 2.3 miles away); Erected 1826 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Erected 1827 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Berry's Tavern (approx. 3.6 miles away); a different marker also named Caledonia (approx. 3.6 miles away); Fowlerville (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caledonia.
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
In Memory of a Soldier Marker as seen facing east on Rte 5 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 31, 2012
2. In Memory of a Soldier Marker as seen facing east on Rte 5
In Memory of a Soldier Marker as seen facing west on Rte 5 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 31, 2012
3. In Memory of a Soldier Marker as seen facing west on Rte 5
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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