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

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Bradley Owen, May 26, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  1917-1918 • 1941-1945

This Memorial erected by Smithfield Post American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary Dedicated May 30, 1946
In Memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice

WORLD WAR I

Boord, Howard E. • Grimm, Judson • Smith, Charles W.

WORLD WAR II

Beatty, Dalton W. • Beatty, Howard B. • Chisnel, Rasler E. • Clemmer, Wilson P. • Debevic, Andy • Dennis, Donald A. • Fisher, Robert L. • Gush, Robert F. • Hegedus, Mike • Monteith, John L. • Moody, Earl L. • Moore, Donald • Nedrow, Ewing E. • Ondrejko, Emil E. • Seimon, George • Stager, Frank • Strawn, Franklin T.

Building Committee

E. L. Morgan • W.J. Burchinal • S.G. Moser • H.M. Hoone • W.L. Watson

(Korean Conflict Panel):

Beyond the far Pacific to the rim of Asia they went - twice in a generation - to risk all for honor and freedom.

Korean Conflict
June 27, 1950
January 31, 1955

Vietnam
August 5, 1964
May 7, 1975

The people of the Smithfield area pay tribute to those men and women of the Armed Forces who served honorably in Korea and in southeast
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By Bradley Owen, May 26, 2021
2. Veterans Memorial
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Asia during the Vietnam Conflict.

(World War I Panel):

1917 • 1918

Our Roll of Honor dedicated to those who served our country in World War I

(World War II - 3 Panels):

1941 • 1945

Our Roll of Honor dedicated to those who served our country in World War II
 
Erected 1946 by Smithfield Post American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 39° 48.192′ N, 79° 48.448′ W. Marker is in Smithfield, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 119) and Liberty Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Smithfield PA 15478, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 5½ miles away); Greensboro (approx. 5.6 miles away); Fort Gaddis (approx. 5.6 miles away); Old Glassworks (approx. 5.7 miles away); Masontown United Methodist Church Fire (approx. 5.7 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 5.7 miles away); Potters Park (approx. 5.7 miles away); Masontown (approx. 5.7 miles away).
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, May 26, 2021
3. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, May 26, 2021
4. Veterans Memorial
Korean Conflict Panel.
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By Bradley Owen, May 26, 2021
5. Veterans Memorial
World War I Panel
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Last updated on June 7, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.   4. submitted on May 31, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.   5. submitted on June 4, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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