(1823-1862)A distinguished Civil War General, Reno commanded a brigade of Burnside's Army in its North Carolina expedition and the 9th Corps of the Army of the Potomac at the battle of South Mountain, Md. where he was killed. He served previously in the Mexican War, taught at West Point, commanded several arsenals at Philadelphia and elsewhere, and wrote a manual on arsenal warfare. Reno was raised in nearby Franklin and this town was named for him.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 12:29pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 604267 N 4585003|
|Decimal Degrees||41.40981667, -79.75246667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 24.589', W 79° 45.148'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 24' 35.34" N, 79° 45' 8.88" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 210 Allegheny Blvd, Franklin PA 16323, US|
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