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

World War II Memorial

Olyphant First Ward Honor Roll

 

— 1941 - 1945 —

 
World War II Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 7, 2019
1. World War II Memorial Honor Roll
Inscription.  

[Roll of Honored Dead]
Joseph Coulthard • Michael R. DeMatteo • James B. Hammond
James Morell • Kenwood Scherer • Renzo Succo

[Honor Roll of Veterans]
[not transcribed]

"Life is action and passion therefore it is
required of a man that he should share the
passion and action of his time at peril of
being judged not to have lived."
Oliver Wendell Holmes


 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II.
 
Location. 41° 27.591′ N, 75° 36.321′ W. Marker is in Olyphant, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Memorial is at the intersection of South Valley Road (Pennsylvania Route 347) and Ambrose J. Cerene Road, on the right when traveling south on South Valley Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 711-721 South Valley Avenue, Olyphant PA 18447, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spec 5 Ambrose J. Cerene (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Olyphant Heritage Development Strategy
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 7, 2019
2. World War II Memorial
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Queen City Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); John J. Morelli (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Loretto Perfectus Walsh (approx. 0.7 miles away); Nestor Chylak (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Olyphant.
 
World War II Memorial 155mm Gun image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 7, 2019
3. World War II Memorial 155mm Gun
World War II Memorial 155mm Gun Muzzle image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 7, 2019
4. World War II Memorial 155mm Gun Muzzle
World War II Memorial 155mm Gun Recoil Mechanism Plate image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 7, 2019
5. World War II Memorial 155mm Gun Recoil Mechanism Plate
Manufactured by Dodge Brothers, 1918
World War II Memorial 155mm Gun Carriage Plate image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 7, 2019
6. World War II Memorial 155mm Gun Carriage Plate
Rock Island Arsenal, 1937
Ted Keegan Flag Pole Marker at World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 7, 2019
7. Ted Keegan Flag Pole Marker at World War II Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 8, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 8, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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