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

World War I Memorial

 
 
World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
1. World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

Erected by the Grateful Citizens of the
Borough and Township of Plymouth in honor
of the Sons and Daughters who served in
the World War 1914-1919

Heroic Dead
John H. Ballamy • Edward C. Bonawitz • Benjamin T. Boyce
Patrick F. Burns • Henry F. Burns • John E. Davies
Thomas H. Davies • Cecil W. Decker • Anthony Domanski
Fred G. Durbin • Edward T. Evans • John Habblett
F.E. Honeywell • Lillian Langdon • Kazimierz Marcinkewicz
Andrew F. Meister • Stephen Mikolayewski • Stephen Minglosky
James S. Pegg • Alfred Piatt • John Porinsky
Richard L. Pugh • Eugene F. Riley • Alexander Searles
Elmer G. Stefancin • John Wentko • Harry M. Wilson
Chester A. Wolfe • Stephen Yendrik • John K. Zurinski
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"As long as Liberty shall be Prized and Fostered by the Sons of Men,
the Name and Fame of our Fallen Brave
will be Cherished with Love and Benediction"

Plymouth, May 30th 1920.


 
Erected 1920 by the Grateful Citizens
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Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I. A significant historical date for this entry is May 30, 1920.
 
Location. 41° 14.379′ N, 75° 56.943′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 11) west of Wadham Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 165 West Main Street, Plymouth PA 18651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 28th Infantry Division Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Sergeant Sherwood Baker (a few steps from this marker); Sephaniah Reese (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gulf War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Agnes Flood Line (approx. 0.3 miles away); Coal Miners Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
More about this memorial. The monument was prominently placed by the now-razed Main Street Elementary School.
 
World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
2. World War I Memorial
World War I Memorial Sculpture Detail image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
3. World War I Memorial Sculpture Detail
American Doughboy and Sailor
World War I Memorial Eagle image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
4. World War I Memorial Eagle
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 228 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 7, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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