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Valley Forge in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

National Patriots Bell Tower

(Formerly known as the Valley Forge Memorial Bell Tower)

 
 
National Patriots Bell Tower Inscription image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
1. National Patriots Bell Tower Inscription
Inscription.
This tower is dedicated by
the National Society
Daughters of the American
Revolution to those Patriots
of the Revolutionary War
whose faith and courage won
and established American
Freedom and to those Heroes
of World Wars I and II who
defended and preserved that
blessed heritage.

 
Erected 1944 by National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 6.279′ N, 75° 26.26′ W. Marker is in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Valley Forge Road (Pennsylvania Route 23), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Bell tower is attached to the Washington Memorial Chapel, an active Episcopal church within Valley Forge National Historical Park. Marker is in this post office area: Valley Forge PA 19481, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Loyal Patriots of Valley Forge (a few steps from this marker); Waterman's Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriots of African Descent (approx. 0.2
National Patriots Bell Tower MacArthur Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
2. National Patriots Bell Tower MacArthur Dedication
The three eagles below the belfry
have been given by the
Daughters of the American Revolution
in honor of
General and Mrs Douglas MacArthur

miles away); 1st and 2nd Rhode Island Regiments (approx. ľ mile away); Varnumís Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Varnumís Quarters (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Grand Parade (approx. half a mile away); Major General Friedrich Wilhelm Baron von Steuben (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Valley Forge.
 
Also see . . .  The National Patriots Bell Tower. (Submitted on September 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyChurches, Etc.Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryNotable BuildingsNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US RevolutionaryWar, World IWar, World II
 
National Patriots Bell Tower Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
3. National Patriots Bell Tower Dedication
The three shields
below the belfry
have been given by
The Daughters of the Revolution
National Patriots Bell Tower Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
4. National Patriots Bell Tower Dedication
The Valley Forge Memorial Bell Tower
has been erected by
the National Society
Daughters of the American Revolution
National Patriots Bell Tower Declaration of Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
5. National Patriots Bell Tower Declaration of Independence Marker
National Patriots Bell Tower Declaration of Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
6. National Patriots Bell Tower Declaration of Independence Marker
Presented by the National Society Daughter of the Revolution, May Fifth, Nineteen Thirty Two
Washington Memorial Chapel Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
7. Washington Memorial Chapel Sign
National Patriots Bell Tower image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
8. National Patriots Bell Tower
At Washington Memorial Chapel.
 
 
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