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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Takoma, District of Columbia

 
Clickable Map of Washington, District of Columbia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Washington, DC (2112) Montgomery County, MD (587) Prince George s County, MD (542) Alexandria Ind. City, VA (305) Arlington County, VA (384) Fairfax County, VA (558)   (2112) Washington (2112)  MontgomeryCountyMaryland(587) Montgomery County (587)  PrinceGeorge'sCounty(542) Prince George's County (542)  AlexandriaVirginia(305) Alexandria (305)  ArlingtonCounty(384) Arlington County (384)  FairfaxCounty(558) Fairfax County (558)
Washington and Vicinity
      Washington (2112)  
      Montgomery County, Maryland (587)  
      Prince George's County, Maryland (542)  
      Alexandria, Virginia (305)  
      Arlington County, Virginia (384)  
      Fairfax County, Virginia (558)  
 
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1District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — 98th Pennsylvania Infantry
In Memory of Our Comrades Killed and Wounded in Battle on This Field July 11th & 12th 1864 98th Reg't. P.V. 1st Brig., 2nd Div., 6th CorpsMap (db m76116) WM
2District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — Battleground National CemeteryRock Creek Park — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
During the late evening of July 12, 1864, 40 Union soldiers that perished while defending Washington DC from a two day Confederate attack (known as the Battle of Fort Stevens) were laid to rest here in what was once an apple orchard. President . . . Map (db m165667) HM
3District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — 13 — Battleground National CemeteryBattleground to Community — Brightwood Heritage Trail —
After the rebels were turned back as the Battle of Fort Stevens ended in 1864, scores of Union Soldiers lay cold and silent. Forty-one of them are buried here in this tiny plot dedicated to their sacrifice. President Abraham Lincoln, who . . . Map (db m165669) HM
4District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — Company K, 150th Ohio National Guard Infantry
Memorial to Co. K. 150th O.N.G.I. Which took part In the defense of Fort Stevens, D. C. July 12, 1864Map (db m76118) WM
5District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — DC's Pollinator Network
Native Pollinators: Washington DC is home to approximately 130 native bee species and close to 100 species of butterflies have been recorded in the District. These pollinators are crucially important to agriculture, biodiversity, and . . . Map (db m183212) HM
6District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — Roll CallRock Creek Park — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
As the gallant soldiers that are interred at the cemetery marched onto the battlefield on July 11-12, 1864 during the Battle of Fort Stevens, their regimental flags accompanied then into the fight. Battleground National Cemetery honors these . . . Map (db m64225) HM
7District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — Takoma Station Tavern
Established in 1984, Takoma Station Tavern was born of a vision of Bobby Boyd (1934-2011). Mr. Boyd envisioned an entertainment complex not as an entrepreneurial venture but a venue that incorporated the spirit of family, community and unwavering . . . Map (db m113984) HM
8District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — The 122nd New York Volunteer Infantry
To the gallant sons of Onondaga County, N.Y. who fought on this field July 12, 1864 in defence of Washington and in the presence of Abraham Lincoln 122 N.Y.V.Map (db m76093) WM
9District of Columbia (Washington), Takoma — The 25th New York Cavalry
Sacred to the memory of our comrades who gave their lives in defence of the National Capitol July 11, 1864Map (db m76117) WM
 
 
Nov. 30, 2021