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Springville in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Our Honored Dead

 
 
Our Honored Dead Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
1. Our Honored Dead Memorial
Inscription.
[front] Our Honored Dead

[right] In memory of the defenders of our country 1861-1865

[back] By valor and sacrifice, through unmeasured suffering and death, they preserved the honor and integrity of the nation and maintained the principle of free government in America.

[left ]Not for themselves but for their country.
 
Erected by David S. Ingalls.
 
Location. 42° 30.611′ N, 78° 39.998′ W. Marker is in Springville, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of North Buffalo Street (County Route 181) and Franklin Street, on the right when traveling north on North Buffalo Street. Touch for map. Memorial is at the center of Fiddlers Green Park, facing North Buffalo Street. Marker is in this post office area: Springville NY 14141, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Goddard Memorial Hall, 1902 (within shouting distance of this marker); George Schuster Wins 1908 NY to Paris Automobile Race (within shouting distance of this marker); First Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Concord (within shouting distance of this marker); 1992 The New York State Convention of Universalists
Front Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
2. Front Inscription
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Springville and Sardinia Narrow Gauge (about 400 feet away); Village of Springville (about 500 feet away); Citizens National Bank (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springville.
 
More about this marker. Names are etched into three sides of the base, but all were not legible in the pictures I took due to poor contrast and snow.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Right Inscription (South Side) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
3. Right Inscription (South Side)
Rear Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
4. Rear Inscription
Left Inscription (North Side) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
5. Left Inscription (North Side)
Right and Rear Sides (South and East) image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
6. Right and Rear Sides (South and East)
Our Honored Dead Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
7. Our Honored Dead Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 6, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 6, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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