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Pottstown in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Dedicated
by the Grateful Citizens of Pottstown, Pa.
To the memory of the men and women of this community who gave their lives in defense of their country.

"That Government of the people,
by the people and for the people,
shall not perish from the earth."
Lincoln
 
Erected 1955 by The Kiwanis Club.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list.
 
Location. 40° 15.054′ N, 75° 39.336′ W. Marker is in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Memorial is on Manatawny Street 0.1 miles south of West 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 255 Manatawny St, Pottstown PA 19464, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. All Veterans Walk of Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War (within shouting distance of this marker); M5 3-Inch Anti-Tank Gun (within shouting
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
2. Veterans Memorial
distance of this marker); Pottstown World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor and Remembrance (within shouting distance of this marker); Varsity Club Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pottsgrove Manor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pottstown Brewing Co. (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pottstown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 21, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 21 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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