Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Nunda in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Nunda Soldiers’ Monument

 
 
Nunda Soldiers' Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
1. Nunda Soldiers' Monument Marker
Picture taken one day after the rededication.
Inscription. "This monument stands and will stand in our cemetery...not only as a memorial to the soldier dead but as a monitor to the living; admonishing us as a people and nation, to deal justly with all mankind and with all nations...it commemorates that the freedom and liberty we enjoy are priceless treasures, born and still later saved to us by rivers of blood...it admonishes us not to lightly of thoughtlessly throw away our heritage nor hesitate to defend it in the time of peril..."

Denton S. Robinson, at the dedication of monument October 12, 1897.

Dedicated 1897. Rededicated 2015.
Oakwood Cemetery's 150th Anniversary.
 
Erected 1897.
 
Location. 42° 34.993′ N, 77° 56.636′ W. Marker is in Nunda, New York, in Livingston County. Marker can be reached from West Street south of 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the rear approach to the monument in Oakwood Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Nunda NY 14517, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oakwood Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Lock 42 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Nunda Valley"
Nunda Soldiers' Monument & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
2. Nunda Soldiers' Monument & Marker
(approx. mile away); Deep Cut (approx. 2.1 miles away); Kish-A-Wa (approx. 2.8 miles away); School Site (approx. 2.9 miles away); CCC Statue (approx. 3.4 miles away); Lower Falls Camp SP-49 (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nunda.
 
Regarding Nunda Soldiers' Monument. Rededicated August 23, 2015. Oakwood Cemetery marker unveiled same day.
 
Categories. Military
 
Nunda Soldiers' Monument image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
3. Nunda Soldiers' Monument
Nunda Soldiers' Monument image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
4. Nunda Soldiers' Monument
"Canisteo Iron Works" image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
5. "Canisteo Iron Works"
Cannon mount.
Nunda Soldiers' Monument image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
6. Nunda Soldiers' Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 24, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
Paid Advertisement