African-American Military Cemetery, Cemetery Lane, Ross Twp.,
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O'Hara Township, Allegheny County, PA
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Blvd. heading south, make a right onto Cemetery Lane; up the hill
approx. 1/4 mile, on your left is a dirt road. You can drive up
but not advised (rocky, uneven, narrow), the mud quickly turns into
grass/ground cover. There is a level spot in the middle of the
hill that looks like a car could use it. In 2006 this cemetery
was reported in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette to be owned by United
Cemeteries where records may be available.
African-American Military Cemetery
Cemetery Lane, Ross Twp., PA
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Note: There are many obvious unmarked grave indentations and
possibly a few more markers covered by overgrowth, it is very high.
otherwise marked, listing
contributed by Elizabeth Miller,
contributed by Rich Boyer, BRichBoyer@a-nospam-ol.com
April 13, 2009 Last Update:
November 2, 2009
First Name, Birthdate, Deathdate, Other
Hill, Elizabeth, wife of William Hill, 18??
(hole in stone) - 1921, (photo)
Jones, Walter, (photo)
Horseshoer Supply Co., Co. 369th Inf
Enlisted 9-18-1917 Discharged 4-15-1919
Born 1891 Died 6-12-1932
Payne, Josephine 1919-1995 (not a tombstone but a Behm Funeral
Home Inc. marker), (photo)
Schroggins, Mary S. 1850-1910 Mother,
Schroggins, W. H., USS NANSEMOND, Dec. 21, 1916 (GAR plate
Schroggins, Norman H., (photo)
Corp. Co. D Repl Tr. Centre
Enlisted 8-22-1918 Discharged 12-11-1918
Born 4-21-1893 Died 11-1-1938
Scroggins, Oliver L., (photo)
Pvt. 6th PION Inf
Enlisted 8-2-1918 Discharged 10-15-1919
Born 3-24-1889 Died 6-12-1942
Stephens, Christopher C., (photo)
Pvt. 565th Casual Det. US Army
Enlisted 9-24-1918 Discharged 12-7-1918
Born 11-6-1892 Died 9-9-1963
(this grave had been dug into, not recently, but probably a year or
maybe more ago)
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