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

Gino J. Merli

PFC. U.S. Army

 
 
Gino J. Merli Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2018
1. Gino J. Merli Memorial
Inscription.  

Medal of Honor
World War II
Sars la Bruyere
Belgium
4-5 September 1944

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list.
 
Location. 41° 28.742′ N, 75° 34.95′ W. Marker is in Peckville, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Memorial is on Main Street east of Gravity Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Peckville PA 18452, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Blakely Borough WWII Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Viet Nam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); John "Papa Bear" Henzes (within shouting distance of this marker); O & W (approx. half a mile away); Fountain of the Immigrants (approx. 0.6 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peckville.
 
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Gino J. Merli Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2018
2. Gino J. Merli Memorial
Second monument from left, partially obscured
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Also see . . .
1. Gino J. Merli Bio at Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Gino J. Merli Medal of Honor Citation. (Submitted on January 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 106 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Jul. 4, 2022