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Boalsburg in Centre County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

109th Infantry Regiment

Twenty-Eighth Division

 
 
109th Infantry Regiment Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
1. 109th Infantry Regiment Memorial
Inscription. (Front):
109th
United States
Infantry
Twenty-Eighth
Division
"They Preserved
the Nation"

Service in World War I
Champagne-Marne
Champagne Aisne-Marne
Oise-Aisne Lorraine
Meuse-Argonne

Service in World War II
Normandy Ardennes
Northern France
Central Europe
Rhineland

(Back):
109th Infantry
World War I
1917-1919

World War II
1941-1945

103d Engineer
Combat Battalion

17 & 119 Pa. Volunteers
Civil War 1861 - 1865

(Right
Back of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
2. Back of Memorial
Wing):
Sacrifice Honored
Washington Grays
Revolutionary War 1777
War of 1812

(Left Wing):
Comrades Remembered
1st Regiment Infantry
Spanish-American War 1898
Mexican Border 1916


 
Location. 40° 46.863′ N, 77° 47.688′ W. Marker is in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is at the intersection of Boal Avenue (U.S. 322) and Boalsburg Pike, on the right when traveling east on Boal Avenue. Click for map. Located in front of the 28th
The Memorial Seen from the Walkway image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
3. The Memorial Seen from the Walkway
Division Shrine. Best access from the parking area for the Pennsylvania Military Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Boalsburg PA 16827, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The 28th Division Infantry (a few steps from this marker); The Boal Troop (a few steps from this marker); 110th Infantry Regiment (a few steps from this marker); 107th Field Artillery (a few steps from this marker); 28th Signal Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); The Pennsylvania Military Museum / 28th Infantry Division Shrine (within shouting distance of this marker); Coshocton Train Wreck (within shouting distance of this marker); Honoring the 28th (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Boalsburg.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, US RevolutionaryWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,337 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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