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Allentown in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 3, 2020
1. Vietnam War Memorial
Inscription.  
In memory of
The Lehigh County Servicemen
who gave their lives in the service of their country to protect freedom and democracy while serving in our Armed Forces during the Vietnam War.
 
Erected 1973 by Allentown Board of Realtors.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Vietnam.
 
Location. 40° 36.189′ N, 75° 28.079′ W. Marker is in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Memorial is at the intersection of Hamilton Street and North 5th Street, on the left when traveling west on Hamilton Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 N 5th St, Allentown PA 18101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lehigh County (a few steps from this marker); In Honor of Those Who Served (a few steps from this marker); Spanish American War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Metallurgical Science, 1902-03 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the First Incorporated Homeopathic Medical College in the World
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 3, 2020
2. Vietnam War Memorial
(about 400 feet away); Metallurgical Worker (The Puddler), 1902-03 (about 400 feet away); Charles C. Dent Memorial Garden (about 500 feet away); Keenan House (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Allentown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 27 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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