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

Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, September 13, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
In memory of
those who have served our country
in all wars, and who have given
their lives that we may live and
prosper in peace.

 
Erected 1936 by Uniontown Post No. 47, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 39° 54.039′ N, 79° 43.863′ W. Marker is in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Memorial is at the intersection of West Main Street (Business Route 40) and Mount Vernon Avenue, on the left when traveling west on West Main Street. Marker is located at the George C. Marshall Memorial Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Uniontown PA 15401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Marshall Legacy (here, next to this marker); The Marshall Plan (a few steps from this marker); Mr. Secretary (a few steps from this marker); A Citizens' Army (a few steps from this marker); Europe First, Then Japan (a few steps from this marker); Plan "Without Hysteria"
Veterans Memorial (Rear) image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, September 13, 2021
2. Veterans Memorial (Rear)
In honour of George C. Marshall, soldier and statesman, on the 50th anniversary of the Marshall Scholarships created by the British government in thanks for the Marshall Plan.

Unveiled by His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KCVO, ADC 26 October 2003
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(within shouting distance of this marker); A Solid Foundation (within shouting distance of this marker); The Middle Years (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Uniontown.
 
Veterans Memorial (Lower Rear) image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, September 13, 2021
3. Veterans Memorial (Lower Rear)
GEORGE C. MARSHALL
MEMORIAL PLAZA

Dedicated by:
His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KCVO, ADC
October 26, 2003
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, September 13, 2021
4. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial (Rear) image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, September 13, 2021
5. Veterans Memorial (Rear)
George C. Marshall Memorial Plaza image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, September 13, 2021
6. George C. Marshall Memorial Plaza
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 13, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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