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Carbondale in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Patrolman William F. McAndrew

 
 
Patrolman William F. McAndrew Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
1. Patrolman William F. McAndrew Marker
Inscription. “The valiant never taste of death but once”-Erected by the citizens of Carbondale, PA and others in memory of Patrolman William F. McAndrew who died January 18, 1913 from bullet wounds received while making an arrest in Dickson City Jan. 16, 1913-Aged 44 years-“If the ashes of the brave are the richest spoils of war, their memory belongs to posterity”
 
Location. 41° 34.34′ N, 75° 30.175′ W. Marker is in Carbondale, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on Main Street (Bus US 6). Click for map. The marker is on the grounds of Carbondale City Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Carbondale PA 18407, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carbondale City Hall (here, next to this marker); Carbondale City Hall / Memorial Park (a few steps from this marker); Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Carbondale (within shouting distance of this marker); General Jerome F. O’Malley
Patrolman William F. McAndrew Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
2. Patrolman William F. McAndrew Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Church Street: Five of Carbondale’s many historic Churches (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Carbondale.
 
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Carbondale City Hall image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
3. Carbondale City Hall
Patrolman William F. McAndrew Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 16, 2016
4. Patrolman William F. McAndrew Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 171 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 25, 2016.
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