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Chester in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chester Fire Department

Roll of Honor

 
 
Chester Fire Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, January 1, 2009
1. Chester Fire Department Marker
Marker list the names of firemen who served in WW I.
Inscription.
In appreciation of loyal service
rendered in the World War

Franklin Fire Company
Hanley Hose Company
Moyamensing Hook & Ladder Company
Good Will Fire Company
Felton Fire Company

 
Erected 1920 by T. Woodward Trainer, Supt. Department Public Safety.
 
Location. 39° 50.874′ N, 75° 21.595′ W. Marker is in Chester, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is on Ave. of the States, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is mounted on the wall of the Colonial Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Chester PA 19013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonial Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Swedish Colonists (here, next to this marker); Viet Nam (here, next to this marker); Washington House (a few steps from this marker); Old Swedish Burial Ground (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Morton (about 500 feet away); Christofer Columbus (about 600 feet away); Green-Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chester.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 688 times since then and 51 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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