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Masontown in Fayette County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

War Memorial

 
 
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Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2019
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

In memory of

Edward McLaughlin
Killed
Fresnes, France,
July 28, 1918.

Charles E. Weimer
Killed
Argonne Forest,
Sept. 26, 1918.


 
Erected 1920 by Class Three M.E.S.S. [Methodist Episcopal Sunday School].
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I. A significant historical date for this entry is July 28, 1918.
 
Location. 39° 50.713′ N, 79° 53.972′ W. Marker is in Masontown, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 166) and Cross Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Marker is on wall near Masontown United Methodist Church entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 West Cross Avenue, Masontown PA 15461, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Masontown United Methodist Church Fire (here, next to this marker); Fort Mason (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Masontown (about 300 feet away);
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2019
2. War Memorial
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Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 2½ miles away); Old Glassworks (approx. 3.1 miles away); In Memory of Cols. John & William Minor (approx. 3.4 miles away); Greensboro (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Masontown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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May. 26, 2022