the men and women
of this community who
served in World Wars
That They Shall Not Have Died In Vain
World War One
Herbert Clark Joseph M. Chorba John A. Gombar
Peter Telesha Michael T. Gombar George Phillips
Wilbur Gill Clemence Karchaskus
World War Two
Peter Badyrka William A. Fitzgerald Matthew S. Gosko
John S. Hrysko Edward J. Karolewicz Edward Karpovich
Stephen J. Kobar Paul G. Kochis John J. Konopka
John A. Kromko John G. Kromko Frank J. Krupski
Wallace Kudalsky Donald A. Novak George F. Ollendike Jr.
Joseph A. Pasko Chester W. Peko Willard Peters
Frank Pogorelski Richard H. Pollard Frank A. Puhalla
David W. Reha Chester Romanowsky Joseph P. Semonick
Whitman Sheerer William Shumski Emil A. Solensky
Edward T. Solomon Joseph F. Sproha Joseph V. Stefanik
George T. Talyain Charles Taraskiewicz Charles Washkuch
Robert H. Williams Richard Wojdakowski Joseph E. Zilla Albert Freeman
Frank A. Yablonsky
John E. Tarantowicz Jr. Kenneth C. Hess
Erected by Throop Lions Club and Civic Committees.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 41° 26.76′ N, 75° 37.228′ W. Marker is in Throop, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Memorial is at the intersection of Sanderson Street and Charles Street, on the left when traveling west on Sanderson Street. Monument is on the Throop Borough Hall grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 436 Sanderson 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. Throop (here, next to this marker); Anthracite Mine Disaster (here, next to this marker); Penn State Scranton Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Penn State Scranton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Blessed Sacrament Parish (approx. half a mile away); World Wars Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Our Lady of Victory Shrine (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Throop.
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 111 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.