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

James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon

 
 
James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 14, 2010
1. James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon Marker
Inscription.
Born Marcus Hook, Pa. April 22, 1918
U. S. Navy Veteran
Two-Time American League
Batting Champion
1946 • .353
1953 • .337
Played in Major leagues in Four Decades
Seven-time American League All-Star
Lifetime BA of .286
2,495 Hits .... 1,311 RBIs
Role Model...Mentor...Great Guy
A Gentleman's Gentleman

 
Location. 39° 49.046′ N, 75° 24.91′ W. Marker is in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is on Market Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Between 7th and 8th Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Marcus Hook PA 19061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marcus Hook World War II Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); Marcus Hook World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Marcus Hook (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marcus Hook First Ward Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Mary Gillis Troost (approx. 0.3 miles away); American Viscose Co. (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Factory and the Village (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lower Chichester Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marcus Hook.
 
Also see . . .
1. Mickey Vernon Biography and Stats from Wikipedia
James B. Mickey Vernon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, January 1, 2009
2. James B. Mickey Vernon Marker
. (Submitted on January 2, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Mickey Vernon at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
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James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, January 1, 2009
3. James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon Statue
James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon at Mickey Vernon Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 14, 2010
4. James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon at Mickey Vernon Park
James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 14, 2010
5. James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon Statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 842 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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