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Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of the Many American Soldiers

 
 
In Memory of the Many American Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
1. In Memory of the Many American Soldiers Marker
Inscription. who, during the War for Independence, died prisoners of war in the jails of Philadelphia, and were buried in this ground during the years 1777 and 1778.
 
Erected 1900 by Quaker City Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 56.855′ N, 75° 9.08′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker can be reached from Walnut and 6th Streets. Touch for map. Marker is near the northeast corner of the park. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Square (here, next to this marker); Bicentennial Moon Tree (here, next to this marker); Penn's Plan (here, next to this marker); The Capital City (here, next to this marker); A Fashionable Promenade (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Washington Square (a few steps from this marker); Sorrow and Joy (within shouting distance of this marker); Linked in Memory (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Related markers.
Full view of monument. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
2. Full view of monument.
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other Washington Square markers.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesHeroesMilitaryNotable PlacesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 852 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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