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Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial

 
 
Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 14, 2015
1. Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. This monument erected by the City of Wilkes-Barre and dedicated to the memory of its early settlers and war veterans whose grave sites remain unmarked as a result of deterioration and the passage of time. Walter W. Lisman, Mayor
 
Erected 1979 by City of Wilkes-Barre.
 
Location. 41° 15.375′ N, 75° 52.21′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on North River Street. Click for map. The marker is located in Wilkes-Barre Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkes Barre PA 18702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Connecticut Settlement (a few steps from this marker); Rev. Joseph Murgas (approx. 0.3 miles away); Luzerne County (approx. half a mile away); U.S.S. Wilkes Barre (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wyoming Division Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rev. John J. Curran (approx. 0.8 miles away); Baltimore Mine Tunnel Disaster (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wilkes-Barre Fort (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 14, 2015
2. Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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