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

Captain Ann Bernatitus

In Memory of Exeter Native

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2018
1. Captain Ann Bernatitus Marker
Inscription.  

The first recipient of the
Legion of Merit Medal
for her service
in the Navy
during WWII

 
Location. 41° 19.322′ N, 75° 48.922′ W. Marker is in Exeter, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Wyoming Avenue (U.S. 11) and Lincoln Street, on the right when traveling north on Wyoming Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is on the borough building grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1101 Wyoming Avenue, Pittston PA 18643, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Battle of Wyoming (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Knox Mine Disaster (approx. 0.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. one mile away); Battlefield of Wyoming (approx. one mile away); Jenkins' Fort (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Exeter.
 
Also see . . .
1. Anne Agnes Bernatitus US Naval Profile. (Submitted on October 2, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Captain Ann Bernatitus Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2018
2. Captain Ann Bernatitus Marker

2. Captain Ann Bernatitus Oral History (1994). (Submitted on October 2, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 37 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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