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 Arsenal Monument

Arsenal Monument

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Death 17 Sep 1862
Burial Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 19458 · View Source
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This monument was erected in 1928 to honor the memory of 43 young women buried here, some of the approximately 78 young workers killed at the nearby Allegheny Arsenal by an explosion. The accident of Sept 17, 1862 was the worst industrial accident associated with the Civil War.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 8 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19458
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arsenal Monument (unknown–17 Sep 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19458, citing Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .