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Gordon A. Hufnagle Park

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., December 15, 2018
1. Gordon A. Hufnagle Park Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to the memory of
Gordon Hufnagle,
Public Safety Director,
who lost his life while attempting
the rescue of Lewisburg citizens on
June 22, 1972.

 
Erected by Borough of Lewisburg.
 
Location. 40° 57.756′ N, 76° 53.255′ W. Marker is in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, in Union County. Marker is on Market Street (Pennsylvania Route 45) east of 6th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Hufnagle Park, Lewisburg PA 17837, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Purple Heart Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Reading Railroad Freight Station (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Daniel F. Green (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lewisburg Witness Tree (approx. ¼ mile away); Union County (approx. ¼ mile away); History of the Lewisburg Cemetery Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Catholic Chapel (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wendle Community Mausoleum (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewisburg.
 
More about this marker. Middle initial is apparently "F" and not "A"
 
Also see . . .
Gordon A. Hufnagle Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 15, 2018
2. Gordon A. Hufnagle Park Marker

1. Gordon A. Hufnagle in Some Flood History (Union County Historical Society). (Submitted on December 18, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Gordon Hufnagle. (Submitted on December 18, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Officer Gordon F. Hufnagle. (Submitted on December 18, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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