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War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., February 21, 2021
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

Let us hold in honored memory
those men and women from
Northumberland and Point Township
who gave the supreme sacrifice
for their country in all wars
★ ★ ★ ★ ★

War World I [sic]
John Fletcher • Clair Bettleyon

World War II
Horace Middleton • Joseph Henahan • Carl Cellitti • Joseph Marotto
Elwood Moser • George Wheeland • Frank Holtzapple • Carmen Dirocco
Richard Wagner • Henry Brecht • Elwood Keener • Eugene Zerbe
Maurice Gautsch • Carson Miller • James Beatty • Frank Cooper
Robert Young • Richard Furman • Charles Goshy • Charles Hock • William Miller
Clifford Reed • Marlin Glass • Kenneth Sassaman • Neil Splain • John Bucher
William Skrutt • John Clark • William Young • Roy Capwell • Austin Gross
Leonard Diehl • Jeremiah Helt • Uzal Ent • Charles Rohrbach

Korea
Edgar Brouse • Donovan Carter • George Rising • James Naylor

Vietnam
William Rodkey • Edward Stetler • Harry Bucher
Leroy Westra • Ray Comfort

Iraq
Brett Swank • Justin Dreese

[Armed Services Emblems]


 
Erected by
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 21, 2021
2. War Memorial
VFW Last Man's Club.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 40° 53.435′ N, 76° 47.752′ W. Marker is in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, in Northumberland County. Memorial is at the intersection of King Street and 2nd Street, in the median on King Street. Monument is at the west end of King Street Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northumberland PA 17857, 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); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Priestley-Forsyth Memorial Library (about 500 feet away); The Old Log House (about 600 feet away); Joseph Priestley Memorial Chapel (about 700 feet away); Joseph Priestley House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northumberland.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 21, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 21, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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