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Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider

 
 
Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider Marker-Front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
1. Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider Marker-Front view
Inscription.
Front
Brevet Brigadier General
D-Day Veteran
July 30, 1921
Feb. 13, 2011
“When they were young, these men saved the world.”

Left side
“Nothing worth having is given freely,” Liberator of Nazi Death Camp, April 1945. Served his country with distinction in World War II, Korea and Vietnam.

Right side
Alvin Ungeleider Son of Carbondale, led 50 men from the 115th Regiment of the 29th Infantry Division onto Omaha Beach, June 6, 1944.
 
Location. 41° 34.343′ N, 75° 30.154′ W. Marker is in Carbondale, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on Main Street (Bus US 6). Click for map. The statue is located in Memorial Park. 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. Memorial Park (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Carbondale City Hall / Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Carbondale City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); General Jerome F. O’Malley (within shouting distance of this

Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider Marker-Left side view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
2. Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider Marker-Left side view
marker); Patrolman William F. McAndrew (within shouting distance of this marker); Church Street: Five of Carbondale’s many historic Churches (within shouting distance of this marker); Carbondale (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Carbondale.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider Marker-Right side view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
3. Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider Marker-Right side view
 
 
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