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Throop in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Our Lady of Victory Shrine

 
 
Our Lady of Victory Shrine Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
1. Our Lady of Victory Shrine Marker
Inscription.  

In gratitude to the men & women of
Blessed Sacrament Parish
who faithfully served our country
especially those who
made the supreme sacrifice
Ora Pro Eis

St. Anthony of Padua Parish
St. Bridget Parish
St. John the Baptist Parish
St. Mary Parish

Throop, Pennsylvania

Dedicated
May 28, 2011


 
Erected 2011 by Blessed Sacrament Parish.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 41° 26.959′ N, 75° 37.717′ W. Marker is in Throop, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Memorial is at the intersection of Rebecca Street and Harriet Street, on the left when traveling east on Rebecca Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 Rebecca Street, 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 (here, next to this marker); Blessed Sacrament Parish (here, next to this marker); War Memorial Honor Roll
Blessed Sacrament Parish Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Blessed Sacrament Parish Memorial
(about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Throop (approx. half a mile away); Anthracite Mine Disaster (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Penn State Scranton Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Throop.
 
Blessed Sacrament Parish at the former St. Anthony of Padua Polish Catholic Church Sanctuary image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Blessed Sacrament Parish at the former St. Anthony of Padua Polish Catholic Church Sanctuary
 
 
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 91 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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