Marcus Hook in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Marcus Hook World War I Memorial
heroes who answered their country's
call in the World War and in the name
of God achieved victory -- thus perpetuated
The Freedom of Mankind
[Honor Roll of those killed in action
or died in service]
John McKenna • Percy Watmuff • Rufus Tolson •
Antonio Areco • Penteleone Cucinotti •
Gaetano Rizzi • Felippo Vetri • Antonio Vivolo •
[Honor Roll of those who served]
Erected by Citizens of Marcus Hook, PA.
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
Location. 39° 49.077′ N, 75° 24.934′ W. Marker is in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and 8th Street, on the left when traveling south on Market Street. Memorial is on the grounds of Marcus Hook Elementary School. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marcus Hook PA 19061, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marcus Hook World War II Veterans (within shouting distance James B. ‘Mickey’ Vernon (within shouting distance of this marker); Marcus Hook (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marcus Hook First Ward Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); American Viscose Co. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mary Gillis Troost (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Factory and the Village (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Soldier and Sailor Walk Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marcus Hook.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 750 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on March 7, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19. submitted on January 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.