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

World Wars Memorial

Victory & Peace God & Country

 
 
World Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
1. World Wars Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Erected in honor of the
members of St. John's Parish
who made the supreme sacrifice and
who served in World Wars I and II

 
Erected by Holy Name Society.
 
Location. 41° 26.959′ N, 75° 37.717′ W. Marker is in Throop, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is at the intersection of Rebecca Street and Harriet Street, on the left when traveling east on Rebecca Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 Rebecca Street, Scranton PA 18512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Our Lady of Victory Shrine (here, next to this marker); Blessed Sacrament Parish (here, next to this marker); War Memorial Honor Roll (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Throop (approx. half a mile away); Anthracite Mine Disaster (approx. half a mile away); Robert Patrick Casey (approx. 1.3 miles away); Reinterred Remains from St. John's Lutheran Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Throop.
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II
 
Blessed Sacrament Parish Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Blessed Sacrament Parish Memorial
Blessed Sacrament Parish at the former St. Anthony of Padua Polish Catholic Church Sanctuary image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Blessed Sacrament Parish at the former St. Anthony of Padua Polish Catholic Church Sanctuary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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