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Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 11, 2020
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Erected in honor of the men and women who served their country in the World Wars and in eternal memory of those who made the Supreme Sacrifice.

Dedicated by
the American Legion
Auxiliary Unit 577.
May 30, 1948.

Korea
Dedicated to all who fought and sacrificed to bring freedom throughout the world

1950 - 1953
Dedicated 1967

Vietnam
Dedicated to men of all faiths who fought to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war and to re-affirm belief in fundamental human rights

1967 - 1973
Dedicated 1967

And they shall beat
Their swords into
Plowshares
And their spears into
Pruning hooks;
Nation shall not lift up
Sword against nation
Neither shall they
Learn war any more.
Isaiah 2:4
Dedicated 1967

 
Erected 1948 by The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 577.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 11, 2020
2. Veterans Memorial
lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 26.275′ N, 79° 54.773′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Memorial is at the intersection of Forbes Avenue and South Dallas Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Forbes Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15217, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Homewood Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); From Slavery to Freedom Garden (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named From Slavery to Freedom Garden (approx. ¼ mile away); Frick Family (approx. 0.3 miles away); Park Development (approx. 0.3 miles away); Frick Park Today (approx. 0.3 miles away); Welcome to the Frick Woods / Pennsylvania - Forest Land (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 11, 2020
3. Veterans Memorial
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 11, 2020
4. Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 13, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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