North Oakland in Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Fourth Ward Memorial
Schenley Post No. 663. American Legion
Barron-Davis Post No. 6677 V. F. W.
With the aid of funds from
people of the Fourth Ward.
Erected 1983 by McGrail-Coyne Post No. 223 V. F. W. Schenley Post No. 663. American Legion Barron-Davis Post No. 6677 V. F. W. With the aid of funds frompeople of the Fourth Ward.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 40° 26.509′ N, 79° 57.154′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. It is in North Oakland. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Schenley Drive and Roberto Clemente Drive. Touch for map. Marker is Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barney Dreyfuss (within shouting distance of this marker); Forbes Field (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew Carnegie (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hiker (about 600 feet away); Stephen C. Foster Memorial (about 600 feet away); Diplodocus carnegii (about 700 feet away); Victor Herbert (about 700 feet away); Schenley Park Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . . Thomas Enright. Wikipedia. “Thomas Francis Enright was the first Pennsylvanian serviceman and perhaps the first American serviceman to die in World War I, along with Corporal James Bethel Gresham of Evansville, Indiana and Private Merle Hay of Glidden, Iowa.” (Submitted on December 16, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
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