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Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Civil War Soldiers in the Great Conewago Cemetery

 
 
Civil War Soldiers in the Great Conewago Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
1. Civil War Soldiers in the Great Conewago Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
In memory of the
soldiers of
the War of the Rebellion
interred in the
Great Conewago Cemetery

Robert Bell Major, 21st Pa. Cav.
Boreas Deatrick K Co., 184th Pa.
Peter Decker F Co., 165th Pa.
George Ford F Co., 87th Pa
George T. Hudson K Co., 184th Pa.
Abraham King F Co., 87th Pa.
Robert McIlhenny B Tr., 21st Pa. Cav.
John H. Sherman, M.D. A Co., 136th Pa.
Jesse Wolford C Co., 202nd Pa.
 
Erected by Gettysburg Camp - Sons of Union Veterans.
 
Location. 39° 53.221′ N, 77° 9.74′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Presbyterian Church Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in the cemetery of the Historic Great Conewago Presbyterian Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 174 Red Bridge Road, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Revolutionary Soldiers in Great Conewago Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Hospital (about 300 feet away,
Civil War Soldiers in the Great Conewago Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
2. Civil War Soldiers in the Great Conewago Cemetery Marker
measured in a direct line); Great Conewago Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away); Brigadier General George Armstrong Custer (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pres. George Washington (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of Hunterstown (approx. 0.3 miles away); Army of the Potomac (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jacob Grass Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Gettysburg Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
3. Gettysburg Marker
Marker in the Great Conewago Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
4. Marker in the Great Conewago Cemetery
The marker can be seen here at the base of the flag pole.
Grave of Maj. Robert Bell image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
5. Grave of Maj. Robert Bell
Grave of Corp. Boreas Deatrick image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
6. Grave of Corp. Boreas Deatrick
Grave of Pvt. George Ford image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
7. Grave of Pvt. George Ford
Grave of Robert McIlhenny image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
8. Grave of Robert McIlhenny
Grave of Pvt. Jesse Wolford image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
9. Grave of Pvt. Jesse Wolford
Historic Great Conewago Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2013
10. Historic Great Conewago Presbyterian Church
The marker is found in a cemetery located next to this 1787 church which served as a hospital during and after the Battle of Gettysburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 403 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on April 22, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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