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Palmyra in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Admiral William T. Sampson Memorial

 
 
Admiral William T. Sampson Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, September 1, 2012
1. Admiral William T. Sampson Memorial Marker
Inscription. Born in Palmyra, N.Y. Commander North Atlantic Squadron Spanish-American War cannon from Spanish ship 'Almirante Oquendo' Memorial dedicated May 31, 1903
 
Erected 1903.
 
Location. 43° 3.847′ N, 77° 13.933′ W. Marker is in Palmyra, New York, in Wayne County. Marker can be reached from East Main Street (New York State Route 31) just east of Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Palmyra NY 14522, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I Mortar (here, next to this marker); Palmyra War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); First School House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cumorah (about 500 feet away); Grandin Print Shop (about 500 feet away); First Church (about 500 feet away); Palmyra in History (about 700 feet away); This House (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palmyra.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
Spanish-American War cannon from Spanish ship 'Almirante Oquendo' image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, September 1, 2012
2. Spanish-American War cannon from Spanish ship 'Almirante Oquendo'
Main Street Facing East past the park the memorial is in image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, September 1, 2012
3. Main Street Facing East past the park the memorial is in
Main Street Facing West past the park the memorial is in image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, September 1, 2012
4. Main Street Facing West past the park the memorial is in
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 24, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 332 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 24, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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