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Altoona in Blair County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Blair County War Mothers Memorial

 
 
Blair County War Mothers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2009
1. Blair County War Mothers Memorial Marker
Inscription.
That the loving memory of
Blair County's War Mothers
may be forever perpetuated,
this shaft is erected by a
grateful people

 
Location. 40° 29.23′ N, 78° 25.36′ W. Marker is in Altoona, Pennsylvania, in Blair County. Marker is at the intersection of 40th Street and Chestnut Avenue, on the right when traveling west on 40th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Altoona PA 16601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blair County Memorial Highway (a few steps from this marker); Endress War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Baker Mansion (approx. 0.8 miles away); Alleghany Furnace (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Baker Mansion (approx. 0.9 miles away); Altoona (approx. 1.1 miles away); Leap-The-Dips Roller Coaster (approx. 1.9 miles away); Altoona Area High School Mountain Lion (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Altoona.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Blair County War Mothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2009
2. Blair County War Mothers Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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