(1771 - 1870)Enlisted by Meriwether Lewis as a private in the Lewis & Clark Expedition, 1803 - 1806; selected as a Sergeant in August, 1804. His carpentry and soldiering skills earned written commendation from Lewis. Gass later published his diaries of the Expedition. A veteran of the War of 1812 and Battle of Lundy's Lane, Ontario, Gass was born and resided here until age ten.
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|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 4:48pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 275297 N 4423285|
|Decimal Degrees||39.92988333, -77.62956667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 55.793', W 77° 37.774'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 55' 47.58" N, 77° 37' 46.44" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 219-1207 Franklin Farm Ln, Chambersburg PA 17202, US|
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