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Reading in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War I Memorial Tree

 
 
World War I Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
1. World War I Memorial Tree Marker
Inscription.  
Magnoliaceae-Tulip Poplar
planted in memory of the boys
of the high school who
served their country in the
World War
by the students of the school

 
Erected 1919 by Students of the High School, compliments of Reading Steel Casting and Eisenbrown Stone Cutters.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 40° 20.099′ N, 75° 54.749′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Memorial can be reached from Hill Road west of Constitution Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Reading PA 19602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Admiral Winfield Scott Schley U.S.N. Memorial Tree (a few steps from this marker); This Tree Is Dedicated To The Gold Star Mothers (a few steps from this marker); Thomas W. Dugan Memorial Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Global War on Terror Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); POW ★ MIA
World War I Memorial Tree image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
2. World War I Memorial Tree
(within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial Grove (within shouting distance of this marker); Women Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reading.
 
 
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 18 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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