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

Spanish American War Memorial

 
 
Spanish American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 3, 2020
1. Spanish American War Memorial
Inscription.  In grateful recognition of the patriotic services rendered by Companies B and D 4th Regiment, P.V.I. in the Spanish American War of 1898.
 
Erected 1904 by Liberty Bell Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 40° 36.204′ N, 75° 28.093′ W. Marker is in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Memorial is at the intersection of Hamilton Street and North 5th Street, on the right 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); Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of Those Who Served (within shouting distance of this marker); Metallurgical Science, 1902-03 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Metallurgical Worker (The Puddler), 1902-03
Spanish American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 3, 2020
2. Spanish American War Memorial
(about 300 feet away); Charles C. Dent Memorial Garden (about 400 feet away); Site of the First Incorporated Homeopathic Medical College in the World (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 21 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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