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Penn Yan in Yates County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War Memorial

 
 
World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
1. World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In memory of those from
Yates County
who served their country
during the World War
1917 - 1918

 
Erected 1933 by Johnson-Costello American Legion Post 355.
 
Location. 42° 39.911′ N, 77° 3.41′ W. Marker is in Penn Yan, New York, in Yates County. Marker is on Main Street north of Clinton Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Old Yates County Courthouse Grounds, Penn Yan NY 14527, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); World War I Heroic Dead (here, next to this marker); "The Bandstand" (a few steps from this marker); Korean Conflict Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam Conflict Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Medal of Honor Recipients (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Penn Yan.
 
More about this marker. Date is estimated; difficult to read in photo.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
World Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 20, 2017
2. World Wars Memorial
WWI marker on left side of boulder
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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