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Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

This Dwight D. Eisenhower Green Ash

 
 
This Dwight D. Eisenhower Green Ash Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
1. This Dwight D. Eisenhower Green Ash Marker
Inscription. Was planted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 1599 in honor of all those men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces during World War II. This living memorial will stand as a humble reminder of the sacrifices and dedication of these men and women, and the millions who supported them from home, all of whom contributed to the freedoms we enjoy today.
 
Location. 39° 56.35′ N, 77° 39.73′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on W. King Street near US 11, N. Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Chambers (here, next to this marker); Thompson's Rifle Battalion: Capt. James Chambers' Company (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Chambers (within shouting distance of this marker); Founding Family Memorial Statue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The John Jack Tavern (about 500 feet away); The Greatest Sacrifice / Prelude to Gettysburg (about 600
Tree and marker with Falling Spring in the background. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
2. Tree and marker with Falling Spring in the background.
feet away); Underground Railroad Activity in Chambersburg (about 600 feet away); World War II – Korean Conflict – Vietnam Conflict (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Chambersburg.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsMilitaryWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 835 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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