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Wilmington Veterans Memorial

 
 
Wilmington Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, February 8, 2013
1. Wilmington Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Wilmington Veterans Memorial
We the mayor and city council of Wilmington, hereby offer our most sincere appreciation to the many veterans and community organizations and the State Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Service for its financial assistance in helping to make this rededication and renovation possible.

Mayor, William T. McLaughlin

COUNCILMAN
Norman D. Hughes Joe L. White Wallace Brooks Charles L. Yates Richard J. Bartkowski
Thomas V. Quinn, Jr. Richard V. Pryor James M. Baker Jesse W. Samluk
Joseph G. DiPinto James F. Keeley Fredrick C. Sears, II
William L. Kapa,
Director of Parks and Recreation

November 11, 1978

 
Erected 1978.
 
Location. 39° 45.294′ N, 75° 33.559′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of Delaware Avenue and West 14th Street, on the left when traveling north on Delaware Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington DE 19806, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers and Sailors Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Christopher Columbus
Wilmington Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, February 8, 2013
2. Wilmington Veterans Memorial Marker
(about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frank E. Schoonover Studios (approx. 0.2 miles away); Delaware Children's Theatre (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cool Spring Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Anthony of Padua (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richard Bassett (approx. half a mile away); Tilton Park (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 333 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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