Northumberland Civil War Memorial
Give them the meed they have won in the past
Give them the honors their merits forecast
Give them the chaplets they won in the strife
Give them the laurels they lost with their life.
Erected to the
Memory of the gallant soldiers
of Northumberland County
who fell in the
battles of the Great Rebellion
Corner stone laid
May 30, 1874
July 4, 1879
of Northumberland Co.
Col. of the 79th N.Y. Cameronian Vols
fell at the head of his Regt.
at the Battle of Bull Run
July 21, 1861
Aged 61 years.
Location. 40° 51.708′ N, 76° 47.591′ W. Marker is in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, in Northumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and 3rd Street, in the median on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sunbury PA 17801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. For Those Who Served (here, next to this marker); Lorenzo Da Ponte (1749-1838) (a few steps from this marker); Sunbury War Memorials (a few steps from this marker); Northumberland County
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 195 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 24, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 7. submitted on October 20, 2015.