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Lehighton in Carbon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Military Working Dogs Memorial

 
 
Military Working Dogs Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
1. Military Working Dogs Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

In honor of all
Past • Present • Future
Military Working Dogs
of the
United States of America

God Bless Our K-9 Corps


 
Erected 2017 by Oriole's Nest #183.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: AnimalsWar, 2nd IraqWar, AfghanistanWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 40° 50.041′ N, 75° 42.429′ W. Marker is in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, in Carbon County. Memorial is on Sgt Stanley Hoffman Boulevard (U.S. 209) 0.2 miles north of South Main Lane, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Lehighton Veterans Memorial Park, Lehighton PA 18235, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Waterborne Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Lehighton Area WWII Honored Dead Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War I Centennial Commemoration (a few steps from this marker); War at Home Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); American Maritime Veterans Memorial
Military Working Dogs Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
2. Military Working Dogs Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); Lehighton's Been Workin' on the Railroad! (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); From Rails to Trails (about 400 feet away); Exploring the Corridor (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lehighton.
 
Also see . . .
1. UVO dedicates Lehighton Veterans Memorial Park (Times News, 2017). (Submitted on April 14, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Military Working Dog Teams National Memorial. (Submitted on April 14, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Lehighton Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Lehighton Veterans Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 14, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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