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Wisner Stadium WWII Memorial

1941-1945

 
 
Wisner Stadium WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J.T. Lambrou, May 28, 2021
1. Wisner Stadium WWII Memorial
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Inscription.  
This memorial is
dedicated to the
men and women Of Pontiac who
served their country in this war
and in grateful memory of those
who made the supreme gift

 
Erected 1946.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 42° 38.923′ N, 83° 18.376′ W. Marker is in Pontiac, Michigan, in Oakland County. Memorial is at the intersection of Cesar E Chavez Avenue and Summit Street, on the right when traveling west on Cesar E Chavez Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 441 Cesar E Chavez Ave, Pontiac MI 48342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A City On Wheels (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Pine Grove" (about 700 feet away); Validation Testing (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Made in Pontiac (approx. 0.8 miles away); Franklin Boulevard Historic District (approx. 0.8 miles away); Building Bodies
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(approx. 0.9 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pontiac.
 
Also see . . .  Wisner Stadium. Excerpt:
Wisner Memorial Stadium was built in 1941 and named for Moses Wisner, the 12th Governor of the State of Michigan. Wisner, a resident of Pontiac, was a lawyer who became active in the anti-slavery movement.
(Submitted on August 22, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan.) 
 
Wisner Stadium WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J.T. Lambrou, May 28, 2021
2. Wisner Stadium WWII Memorial
Names L-Y
Wisner Stadium WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J.T. Lambrou, May 28, 2021
3. Wisner Stadium WWII Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 22, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.

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