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Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial

 
 
Bethany Town Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 6, 2014
1. Bethany Town Hall Marker
Fixed to the building, left front.
Inscription. Bethany Town Hall built 1832. Over the years used as church, academy and Town House.

Dedicated to those of the Town of Bethany who gave their lives in World War II. John R. Despard, MMM 2/C; Leonard E. Fuller, 1st. Lt.; Clifford L. Hale, Pvt.; George T. Hill, Air Cadet; Eldred E. Kellogg, Capt.; James C. Nichols, P.F.C.
 
Location. 42° 54.492′ N, 78° 8.012′ W. Marker is in Bethany, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Bethany Center Road (County Route 15) 0.3 miles north of Broadway Street (U.S. 20), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Site is between the town highway garages and the cemetery. The crossroad, US 20, is grade-separated from Bethany Center Road. Marker is in this post office area: East Bethany NY 14054, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Poor House (approx. 1.9 miles away); County Forest (approx. 2 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Served in Vietnam (approx. 2 miles away); In Memory of George F. Fleming (approx. 2.5 miles away); West Middlebury Baptist Church (approx. 3.3 miles away); Stafford Village Four Corners

Bethany World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 6, 2014
2. Bethany World War II Memorial Marker
Immediately at the right front of the building.
(approx. 5.9 miles away); East Boundary (approx. 5.9 miles away); Memorial Honor Roll World War II (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bethany.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.EducationPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Town of Bethany Pioneers Dedication image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 6, 2014
3. Town of Bethany Pioneers Dedication
Immediately at the left front of the building. "Genesee Forever 1802-2002. Town of Bethany established June 8, 1812. Dedicated to the pioneers of Bethany who faced hardship and uncertainty with courage and determination. Genesee County Bicentennial."
Bethany Residents Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 6, 2014
4. Bethany Residents Plaque
At the front walkway to the building. "Dedicated to the past, present and future residents of the Town of Bethany. Bethany National Bicentennial Committee 1976"
Northward View Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial Markers image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 6, 2014
5. Northward View Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial Markers
Southward View Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial Markers image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 6, 2014
6. Southward View Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial Markers
Westward View Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial Markers image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 6, 2014
7. Westward View Bethany Town Hall / Bethany World War II Memorial Markers
 
 
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