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

Korean War Memorial

 
 
Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
1. Korean War Memorial
Inscription.  
Korean War
In honor of those who
gave their lives
June 25, 1950
Charles W. Adams • Russell L. Rahn • Forest R. Werley • Kenneth G. Gerhard • Carl L. Sweigart • Wilbur D. Moore • Adam L. Rickenbach • Gerald N. Bernhart • Gerald G. Slemmer • James A. Brown • Edward R. Curry • Douglas A. Allen • Bruce A. Ream • Kimbough Giddens • Douglas F. Mebane • Richard E. Lightner • Kenneth R. Heck • Norman J. DeLong • Walter S. Englehart • Robert C. Mock, Jr. • Robert J. Jones

Donald Englehart • Raymond H. Coller • James D. Rentschler • Jerold C. Hoffman • Gerald W. Hassler • Donald L. Moyer • Albert H. Faust • Walter H. Snyder, Jr. • Robert P. D'Allesandro • William B. Copeland • Edward I. Frey, Jr. • Martin Senkoski • John H. Moore • Clarence P. Kupp • Benjamin D. Weidner • James K. Reider • Robert L. Gerhart • Roland L. LaBelle • Paul C. Wolf, Jr. • Robert J. Conner, Jr. • Charles W. Mertz

Paul Earhart • Donald C. Burkholder • Joseph B. McMullen • Lee F. Reimert • Myron A. Hartman • Delmond
Adjacent donor and dedication plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
2. Adjacent donor and dedication plaque
W. Schlegel • Richard A. Bateman • Charles E. Weaver • John S. Baczewski • William J. Miller • John L. Katerman • Richard P. Miller • G. Dudley Snyder • Fortunato A. Sabatino • R. William Doaty • Andrew E. Sherman • Eugene V. Luszewicz • Samuel Hoster, Jr. • Ralph F.A. George • Robert E. Seidel
July 27, 1953
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Korean.
 
Location. 40° 20.094′ N, 75° 54.719′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Memorial can be reached from Hill Road just west of Constitution Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1274 Hill Rd, 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. Persian Gulf War-Era Memorial (here, next to this marker); POW ★ MIA (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial Grove (a few steps from this marker); Honor Roll (a few steps from this marker); Memorial Oak (a few steps from this marker); The Artillerists Oak (a few steps from this marker); World War II Victory (a few steps from this marker); Women Veterans Memorial (a few steps from 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 31 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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