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Hockessin in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chair of Honor

for Prisoners of War-Missing in Action

 

— You Will Not Be Forgotten —

 
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By Devry Becker Jones, June 5, 2021
1. Chair of Honor Marker
Inscription.  
For those who answered the call of duty and have yet to return to family and home, Who are listed among the Prisoners of War (POW) and those Missing in Action (MIA), This chair is reserved as a seat of honor.
 
Erected by Bailey-Brennan Chandler VFW Post 5892.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 39° 47.506′ N, 75° 42.627′ W. Marker is in Hockessin, Delaware, in New Castle County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Lancaster Pike (Delaware Route 41) and Ace Memorial Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7620 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin DE 19707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); James Henry "Nip" Winters (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. John The Evangelist Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); First African-American Schoolhouse In Hockessin (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cox-Phillips-Mitchell Agricultural Complex (approx.
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By Devry Becker Jones, June 5, 2021
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¾ mile away); Chippey African Union Methodist Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hockessin School #107C (approx. 0.8 miles away); Tweed's Tavern (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hockessin.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 7, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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