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War Memorial Honor Roll

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Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
1. War Memorial Honor Roll
Inscription.  

In memory of our boys who
gave their lives for freedom
1916 World War I 1918
Peter Telesha • Clemence Karchaskus
George Phillips
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1941 World War II 1945
Edward J. Karolewicz • Charles Taraskewicz
Sidney P. Orlowski • Richard Wojdakowski
Edward P. Karpovich • Chester W. Peko
Joseph A. Pasko • Frank J. Krupski
John S. Hrysko • Richard H. Pollard
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Vietnam War
John E. Tarantowicz Jr.

Erected... May 30, 1950


 
Erected 1950 by Boulevard Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7251 and 3rd Ward Citizens of Throop Borough.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
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41° 27.008′ N, 75° 37.823′ W. Marker is in Throop, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Memorial is at the intersection of Boulevard Avenue and Rebecca Street, on the left when traveling south on Boulevard Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scranton PA 18512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World Wars Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Our Lady of Victory Shrine (about 600 feet away); Blessed Sacrament Parish (about 600 feet away); War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Throop (approx. 0.6 miles away); Anthracite Mine Disaster (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); McDonnell Cemetery Civil War Veterans (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Throop.
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
2. War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 171 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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