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

War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 7, 2020
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

Lest We Forget

 
Erected by Joseph E. Conlon American Legion Post 558.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 41° 16.443′ N, 75° 50.798′ W. Marker is in Plains, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Memorial is on Carey Street 0.2 miles east of Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 East Carey Street, 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. Edward A. Walsh (1881 - 1959) (approx. ¼ mile away); Raymond Slabinski (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); John Abbott and Isaac Williams (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 7, 2020
2. War Memorial
named War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); What on Earth is a Levee? (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plains.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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