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Mt. Penn in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mount Penn World War Memorial

 
 
Mt. Penn World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
1. Mt. Penn World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
This memorial
is dedicated
in honor of
the men and women
of the Borough of
Mt. Penn
who served their
country during
World Wars I and II

 
Erected by the Citizens of the Borough of Mt. Penn.
 
Location. 40° 19.702′ N, 75° 53.517′ W. Marker is in Mt. Penn, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Click for map. Memorial is on the triangular median bounded by Howard Boulevard, Fern Street, and N. 23rd Street. Marker is in this post office area: Reading PA 19606, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hessian Camp (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Pagoda (approx. 0.9 miles away); Duryea Drive (approx. 0.9 miles away); Skyline Boulevard (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Duryea Drive (approx. 1.1 miles away); William McKinley (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ringgold Light Artillery (approx. 1.3 miles away); Penn's Common (approx. 1.3 miles away).
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II
 
Mt. Penn World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
2. Mt. Penn World War Memorial
Looking northwest along Howard Boulevard.
Mt. Penn World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
3. Mt. Penn World War Memorial
Looking east, with Fern Street on left, Howard Boulevard on right, and N. 23rd Street where red car is parked.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 649 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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