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Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 30, 2020
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  

This memorial is in honor
of the men and women
of the Armed Forces
who proudly served our country
for the freedom of America
and the Free World.

 
Erected by Parsons American Legion Post 199.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 41° 15.523′ N, 75° 50.653′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Memorial is at the intersection of George Avenue and Govier Street, on the right when traveling west on George Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 206 George Avenue, Wilkes Barre PA 18705, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wilkes-Barre (approx. 0.6 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. one mile away); Rev. Joseph Murgas (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 30, 2020
2. Veterans Memorial
marker also named War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Edward A. Walsh (1881 - 1959) (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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