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

War Memorial

In Memoriam

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2019
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

Dedicated in lasting memory
of all those men from Minooka,
Greenwood, and the Twentieth Ward
who were killed in action or who
died in the honorable service
of this country during World Wars
I and II and the Korean War
Done this 30th day of May 1958 A.D.

 
Erected 1958 by Connolly American Legion Post 568.
 
Location. 41° 22.775′ N, 75° 41.508′ W. Marker is in Minooka, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Memorial is on Birney Avenue (U.S. 11) south of Burke Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2929 Birney Avenue, Scranton PA 18505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Keyser Creek (approx. 0.9 miles away); Scranton (approx. 1.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rocky Glen Park (approx. 2 miles away); Scranton Iron Furnaces Historic Site (approx. 2 miles away); Education
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2019
2. War Memorial
(approx. 2 miles away); CNJ Railroad (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named CNJ Railroad (approx. 2 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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