Elk in Warren County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Roll of Honor
Veterans of World War II
Clayton M. Swift; Joseph L. Whyte; David D. Whyte; C. LeoRussell; ★ James C. Whyte; ★ Frank D. Black; W. Craig Browne; Kenneth E. Baker; Doris E. Baker; Thom Anthony; C. Roy Bennett; Donald K. Bennett; C. Stuart Ladow; Gale W. Smth; William C. Crooks; Clifford N. Crooks; S. Lance Gardner; Robert B. Rice; Elizabeth M. Riley; Marion R. Edwards; Benjamin L. Crooks; C. Kenneth Mason; Charles H. Clawson; Benjamin F. Blauser, Jr.; Edwin F. Tome; Malcolm N. Sparks; Carl F. Laubach; Lee D. Baker; Clayton M. Hansen; Betty Jane Leichner; Joseph N. Black; C. Eugene Harding; Marion P. Williams
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
Location. 41° 59.788′ N, 78° 56.456′ W. Marker is in Elk, Pennsylvania, in Warren County. Memorial can be reached from East Bank Perimeter Rd, New York State Route 280,, 0.2 miles north of the Pennsylvania state boundary when traveling north. The monument is in Corydon Cemetery, which is one of three cemeteries grouped together: Cornplanter at the northwest, Corydon at the northeast, and Riverview across the south. The cemeteries are on the north side of the entrance to Willow Bay from the Allegheny Reservoir. Access is via a gated driveway from NY route 280, about 0.2 miles north of the Pennsylvania state boundary line. The driveway to the cemeteries is about 0.2 miles long, winding at the beginning, and crosses the state line. From I-86, take exit 18 for NY route 280. Avoid entering Allegany State Park by turning right and continuing on NY 280 after passing Quaker Lake. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Russell PA 16345, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gyantwahia (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Allegany State Park's Fancher Cabin (approx. 6.7 miles away in New York); Allegany State Park's Oldest Cabin (approx. 6.8 miles away in New York); The Tornado / Forest Succession (approx. 7.1 miles away in New York); The School in the Forest (approx. 9 miles away in New York); Seneca Crossing (approx. 9.6 miles away); The Allegheny River Watershed (approx. 11.4 miles away); Kinzua Dam (approx. 11½ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.