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Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial

 
 
Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2009
1. Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial
Inscription. Dedicated to the Glory of God and the Citizens of Newburg Penna, and Hopewell Township, who served their country in the cause of freedom
World War II

These died that liberty might not perish
—————
Theron Hensel
David Palmer
Franklin Wheeler

The two outside panels contain the names of 53 WWII veterans from the local area.
 
Erected by Citizens of Newburg and Hopewell Township.
 
Location. 40° 8.245′ N, 77° 33.293′ W. Marker is in Newburg, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 641) and High Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newburg PA 17240, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Middle Spring Presbyterian Church Commemorative Marker (approx. 3.8 miles away); Our Fallen Patriots (approx. 3.9 miles away); Middle Spring Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); Forbes Road - Raystown Path (approx. 5.7 miles away); One-Room Schoolhouse
Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial Honored Dead Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2009
2. Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial Honored Dead
(approx. 6 miles away); Shippensburg (approx. 6 miles away); Locust Grove Cemetery (approx. 6 miles away); Old Court House (approx. 6.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Newburg-Hopewell WWII Memorial. (Submitted on June 4, 2009.)
 
Categories. HeroesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2009
3. Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial
Looking northeast, with High Street in background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 599 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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