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South Abington Township World War II Memorial

 
 
South Abington Township World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 22, 2018
1. South Abington Township World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

This stone and tablet dedicated by
the people of this community
in honor of the men and women
of South Abington Township
who served in the Armed Forces
of our country in World War II

[Died in service]

William Baker • Ira K. Comstock • William C. Hall
Roland W. James • Norman J. Jenkins • James M. Oakes
James Swartz

[Honor Roll of Veterans]


 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 41° 28.464′ N, 75° 40.965′ W. Marker is in South Abington Township, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Memorial is at the intersection of Northern Boulevard (U.S. 11) and Shady Lane Road, on the right when traveling south on Northern Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 Northern Blvd, Clarks Summit PA 18411, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gateway to Scranton (approx. 1.7 miles away); Laura Lee DeFazio Morabito (approx. 1.8 miles away); Deacon William Clark (approx. 1.8 miles away);
South Abington Township World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 22, 2018
2. South Abington Township World War II Memorial
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Baptist Church Bell (approx. 1.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Our Founding Pastors (approx. 2.6 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 22, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 152 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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