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Batavia in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of the Soldiers Sailors and Marines of Genesee County

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
1. Front
Inscription.
[front] Major General Upton

In memory of the soldiers sailors and marines of Genesee County.

[right] Battles of World War - Apr.6, 1917-Nov.11, 1918
Cambrai Somme Lys Aisne Cantigny Belleau Wood Chateau-Thierry Montdidier-Noyon Champagne-Marne Aisne-Marne Oise-Aisne Ypres-Lys St. Mihiel Meuse-Argonne Vittorio-Venepo

[rear] Dedicated to those men and women of Genesee County who served in World War II, Korea and Viet Nam

[left] Battles of the Civil War 1861-1865
Bull Run Fair Oaks Malvern Hill Cedar Mountain Manassas Antietam Fredericksburg Chancellorsville Vicksburg Chickamauga Missionary Ridge Atlanta Wilderness Spottsylvania Petersburg Cold Harbor Monocacy Winchester Cedar Creek Five Forks Appomattox
 
Location. 42° 59.875′ N, 78° 11.233′ W. Marker is in Batavia, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (New York State Route 5) and Ellicott Street (New York State Route 63), on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Batavia NY 14020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Genesee County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker);
Major General Upton image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
2. Major General Upton
Genesee County (within shouting distance of this marker); Paolo Busti Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Batavia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Capt. Charles F. Rand (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Batavia Club (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cary House Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); Centennial Park (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Batavia.
 
Also see . . .  Emory Upton - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. War, US CivilWar, World I
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
3. Right
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
4. Rear
Left image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
5. Left
Front & Right image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
6. Front & Right
Rear image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
7. Rear
Left image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
8. Left
Front and Old Genesee County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2015
9. Front and Old Genesee County Courthouse
The monument commands Main Street, which splits into East Main Street and Ellicott Street at the monument.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on May 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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