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Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial

 
 
Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
1. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial
Inscription.
This memorial is erected
in memory of those who
gave their lives and
as a tribute to
the men and women of
Chestnut Hill and Mt. Airy
who served in the Armed Forces
of the United States of America
in World War II


 
Location. 40° 4.519′ N, 75° 12.14′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of Ardleigh Street and Southampton Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Ardleigh Street. Click for map. Memorial is 50 feet east of the old water tower in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19118, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buckley Park (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mower General Hospital (approx. mile away); Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wissahickon Inn (approx. one mile away); William Allen (approx. 1.1 miles away); Philo T. Farnsworth (approx. 1.2 miles away); Violet Oakley (approx. 1.5 miles away); Germantown Meetinghouse (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
2. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial
Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
3. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
4. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names A-D
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
5. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names D-K
Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names L-O image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
6. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names L-O
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
7. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names O-W
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
8. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial Names Z
Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
9. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial
At far right, along pathway leading through gap in the trees. 19th century water tower to left.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 677 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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