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

World War II Victory

Dec. 7, 1941 - Sept. 2, 1945

 
 
World War II Victory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
1. World War II Victory Marker
Inscription.  Dedicated to these 830 from Berks County who made the Supreme Sacrifice and to those who served in defense of our country
 
Erected 1991 by American Gold Star Mothers, Inc.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 40° 20.1′ N, 75° 54.71′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Memorial is on 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. Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Submarine Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Persian Gulf War-Era Memorial (a few steps from this marker); American Revolutionary War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Artillerists Oak (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial Grove (a few steps from this marker); Women Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); POW ★ MIA (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reading.
 
World War II Victory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
2. World War II Victory Marker
World War II Victory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
3. World War II Victory Marker
World War II Victory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
4. World War II Victory Marker
Dedication plaque adjacent to the memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
5. Dedication plaque adjacent to the memorial
 
 
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 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 21, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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