Leon in Cattaraugus County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
[left panel] Honor Roll
World War I
Richard Cooper, Harlow Millman, Rolland Ackler, Clifford Waite, Frank Colleton, Mark J. Hall, Gleason Sheldon, E.W. Cooper (Gold Star), Robert Dow, Alva Baker, Elton Cooper, John Little, Joseph Hare, Milan Hill, Herman Parsell, Elton Kysor, Harry Wade, Peter Hillman, Joe Roberts*, Frederick Meyers, William Bigham*, Frank Silvernail*, Clarence McKay, Ernest Ackler (Silver Star), Harry Bentley*
*These four men did not enter the service from Leon, but came here afterwards.
World War II
Bernard Kelley, Greydon Meyers, Maynard Moffit, Thomas Brown, Merle Green, William Heilman, Herman Beckman, Edgar Grover, Elton Petersen, Lester Mosher, Clarence Milliman, Fred Szymanski, Clarence McKay, John Doerfel, Gerald Newberry, Harry Valentine, Kenneth Bastedo, Lawrence Wells, Edward Colburn, Floyd Colburn, Clarence Colson, Major Szymanski, Edwin Friedenberg, Kenneth Stoddard, Clifford Merchant, Vincent Payne, George Bentley, Gerald Mosher, Cecil R. Snyder Sr., Lawrence Snyder, Marion Petersen, Mary Meyers Riley, Frank Riley, Richard Stefanik, James Seeley, Walter Leach, Harry Beckman, Philip Smith,
[right panel]Honor Roll
World War II
Carmon Lyons, Walter Francis, Paul Gross, Victor Gross, Philip Gross, Harold Milliman, John Jennel, Vincent Payne, Lloyd Schults, Evelyn Waite, Herbert Wagner, Howard Valentine, Leslie Pease, Robert Emke, Thomas Kelly, Fred Winship
Russell Moore, Merle Prince, Kenneth Grover, Merton Prince, Elliott Ellis Jr., Junius Stoddard, Elton Merchant, Roger Milliman, William Elliott, Richard Besse, Raymond Hil, Eugene Blair, Clyde Blair, Donald Stefinick, August Szymanski, David McKay, Donald Winship, Burdett Bromely, Claude (Peewee) Hallett, Harold Millman, Nelson Palmer, James Moore, Howard Merchant, Leo Dorman
Kenneth Burnside, Melvin Cullen, Dale Snyder, Robert Gross, Clarence (Jake) Kelly, Perry Milliman, Gregory Hallett, Richard Cleveland, Bruce Grimm, Elwin Green, Keith Francis
Men who served in military
Archie Beckman, Gaylord Milliman, Gerald Milliman, Merle Milliman, Neil Cullen, Richard Elliott, Robert Elliott, Orlo Elliott, Chester Palmer, Wayne Kelly, Gene Kelly, Gordon Ellis, Bernhard
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 42° 17.591′ N, 79° 1′ W. Marker is in Leon, New York, in Cattaraugus County. Memorial is at the intersection of U.S. 62 and Cherry Hill Creek Road (County Route 6), on the right when traveling south on U.S. 62. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leon NY 14751, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leon United Methodist Church (a few steps from this marker); Leon Grange (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Honor of the Service (approx. 4.2 miles away); These Mill Stones (approx. 4.2 miles away); Memorial (approx. 7.1 miles away); In Honor of All Those Citizens (approx. 8.1 miles away); Dow Library (approx. 9.2 miles away); Original Randolph Free Library (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leon.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 29, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.