Posted by: BruceS
N 41° 53.248 W 088° 07.749
16T E 406321 N 4637898
Quick Description: This small cemetery is the final resting place Revolutionary War soldier Gideon Warner.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 10/8/2006 7:22:57 AM
Waymark Code: WMTHZ
Gideon Warner's grave is located about ten feet to the left and behind the flag pole near the small flag in the picture above. The cemetery is fenced and only available by appointment. To gain access call (630)668-1616.
Gideon Warner, Massachusetts native, enlisted April 20, 1778 and served
for a year as a private in Captain Pomeroy's company of Colonel Woods regiment
in the New York State area. He is the only veteran of the Revolutionary War
buried here in 1843. ~ text of sign
PLEASE NOTE: This category is for American Revolutionary War Veterans only. Veterans of other revolutions are not part of this category.
I have allowed one entry for a grave of British solders, but it was an exception. Please only list graves for Colonial soldiers.
Simply visit the locations. Please provide as much information as possible. Pictures would be a great addition.