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Elmira in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

1776-1796

 
 
1776-1796 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
1. 1776-1796 Marker
Inscription.
In memory of the more than 170 soldiers of the American Revolution known to be buried in Chemung County, and of their pioneer wives and families.

 
Erected by Chemung Chapter NS DAR.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 5.412′ N, 76° 48.083′ W. Marker is in Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Street and East Market Street, on the right when traveling north on Lake Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 203 Lake Street, Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 107th New York Volunteers (a few steps from this marker); Ross Gilmore Marvin (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elmira (about 600 feet away); Citizens Cascade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chemung Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dewittsburgh (approx. mile away); Old Ferry (approx. 0.3 miles away); AFL-CIO Veterans Monument
1776-1796 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
2. 1776-1796 Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Chemung County World War I Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 163 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 1, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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