Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
VFW Post 389 Veterans Memorial
Erected 1951 by Private A. M. Forsthoffer Post 389 VFW and Ladies Auxiliary.
Location. 39° 57.651′ N, 75° 8.477′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Spring Garden Street, on the left when traveling south on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Memorial is in a small park bounded by Spring Garden St, 2nd St, Green St, and Interstate 95. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19123, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sixth, Eleventh and Twelfth Wards World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); David Bustill Bowser (approx. 0.2 miles away); America's First Lager (approx. ¼ mile away); African Zoar Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Wood Street Riverbank Steps (approx. 0.3 miles away); The German Society of Pennsylvania (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church (approx. half a mile away); The Poes in Philadelphia (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Regarding VFW Post 389 Veterans Memorial.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 550 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.