World War II Memorial
Borough of Swarthmore
who gave their lives
in World War II
Webster S. Allyn Marcus C. Burgett Wilson Burke
Paul D. Caldwell Bruce S. Cook George E. Davisson
Milton H. Fussell III I. John Haviland Vernon Henderson
Hugh A. Hilferty Daniel P. Johnson Louis J. Koch, Jr.
Alfred W. Larson Harry S. MacMillan Malcolm Main
Winthrop W. Mellen, Jr. Clarence E. Meyers Harry L. Miller, Jr.
John M. Ogden, Jr. Boyd W. Stauffer John H. Stokes, Jr.
Louis J. Storck William L. Thorpe Walter A. Wernher
Joseph M. Youmans
Dedicated May 30, 1948
Erected 1948 by Ainsworth-Wernher American Legion Post No. 427.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II.
Location. 39° 54.108′ N, 75° 20.958′ W. Marker is in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Memorial is at the intersection of Park Avenue and Dartmouth Avenue Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Swarthmore PA 19081, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Vietnam War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Swarthmore in the World War (here, next to this marker); Benjamin West (approx. Ό mile away); An Original Landscape (approx. Ό mile away); J. Edgar Thompson (approx. 1.2 miles away); Leiper Railway (approx. 1.8 miles away); Rose Valley Historic District (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Swarthmore.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 30, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 82 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.