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

War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

Dedicated to the
men and women of Forty Fort,
who served their country
in all wars.

[Dedicated] May 30, 1984


 
Erected 1984 by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8595.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 41° 17.113′ N, 75° 52.379′ W. Marker is in Forty Fort, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Memorial is at the intersection of Wyoming Avenue (U.S. 11) and River Street, on the left when traveling south on Wyoming Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1271 Wyoming Avenue, Kingston PA 18704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Forty Fort (a few steps from this marker); James Bird (within shouting distance of this marker); Forty Fort Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Wyoming Seminary Presidents' Lost Graves Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forty Fort Cemetery Lost Graves Memorial
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
2. War Memorial
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(about 400 feet away); The Fort in Forty Fort (approx. 0.4 miles away); What on Earth is a Levee? (approx. 0.4 miles away); Trailing Along (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Forty Fort.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 9, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 186 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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