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

War Memorial

"Lest We Forget."

 
 
War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 25, 2021
1. War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

Commemorating the services of those men of
Susquehanna, Oakland and Lanesboro,
who served in the:
Civil War
1861 - 1865,
Spanish-American War
1898 - 1902,
World War
1914 - 1918,
and to those who made
the Supreme Sacrifice for
Liberty and Humanity.
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Sponsored and erected by
Wheeler-Green Post
V.F.W. No. 2263
Nov. 11th 1932

 
Erected 1932 by Wheeler-Green Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2263.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, World I.
 
Location. 41° 56.795′ N, 75° 36.212′ W. Marker is in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, in Susquehanna County. Memorial is on Erie Boulevard north of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 171). Marker is at the entrance to Shops Plaza shopping center, where the
War Memorial Sponsor Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 25, 2021
2. War Memorial Sponsor Marker
Erie Railroad maintenance buildings (shops) were once located. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 239 Erie Boulevard, Susquehanna PA 18847, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Commemorating 300th Birthday of Pennsylvania (a few steps from this marker); Community Veteran's Service Board (a few steps from this marker); Bluestone Mining (within shouting distance of this marker); Agriculture (within shouting distance of this marker); Susquehannock People (within shouting distance of this marker); Railroad (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Susquehanna.
 
Also see . . .  Newton 6-Inch Mortar at Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 30, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 25, 2021
3. War Memorial
War Memorial Newton 6-Inch Trench Mortar image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 25, 2021
4. War Memorial Newton 6-Inch Trench Mortar
No. T.W.11677, manufactured by Hadfields Ltd, Sheffield, England
Nearby War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 25, 2021
5. Nearby War Memorial Marker
Memorial park lighting system
dedicated to all
Desert Storm & Desert Shield
Military Personnel

presented by the
Tri-Boro Support Group
*1991*
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 30, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 30, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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