Altoona in Blair County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
and women of Blair
and Bedford Counties
who have served their
country in the Armed
Forces of the United
States of America
[Additional plaque on another side of the memorial]
dedicated in honor
and memory of the
residents who rendered
service to the United
States of America
in its time of need
Erected by Blair-Bedford Central LAbor Council A.F.L.-C.I.O.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 40° 32.126′ N, 78° 24.241′ W. Marker is in Altoona, Pennsylvania, in Blair County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Wopsononock Avenue and Juniata Gap Road, on the left when traveling north on East Wopsononock Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 East Wopsononock Avenue, Altoona PA 16601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Railroad Shopmen's Strike of 1922 (a few steps from this marker); Penn State Altoona (approx. "Bathhouse U" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Elm & Pine Buildings (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ivyside Park Swimming Pool (approx. 0.4 miles away); Reflecting Pond (approx. half a mile away); Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Juniata's Tribute to Honor (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altoona.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 22, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 22, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.