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To Commemorate the Bravery

 
 
To Commemorate the Bravery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 8, 2014
1. To Commemorate the Bravery Marker
Marker faces north, on a stone.
Inscription.
To commemorate the bravery
of the
soldiers and sailors
of the Civil War

Erected in 1912
under the auspices of the
Lancaster Circle 67
Ladies of the G.A.R.

 
Erected 1912 by Lancaster Circle 67 Ladies of the G.A.R.
 
Location. 42° 53.755′ N, 78° 40.055′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Avenue and Old Lake Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Lake Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located towards the sharp angle (north end) of an irregular triangle of green space bordered by Lake Avenue, Old Lake Avenue, and Pardee Avenue, with other war memorials within the triangle. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster NY 14086, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This Memorial is to Honor the Commitment (a few steps from this marker); Our Men Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice (within shouting distance of this marker); Lancaster Glass Works (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lancaster Presbyterian Church (approx. mile away); Liebler-Rohl Gasoline Station
Southward View To Commemorate the Bravery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 8, 2014
2. Southward View To Commemorate the Bravery Marker
From Lake Avenue. A 20th century wars memorial is in the background.
(approx. mile away); Zuidema-Idsardi House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Miller-Mackey House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lancaster Municipal Building (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Rear View To Commemorate the Bravery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 8, 2014
3. Rear View To Commemorate the Bravery Marker
Wide Direct View To Commemorate the Bravery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 8, 2014
4. Wide Direct View To Commemorate the Bravery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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