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Wind Gap in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World Wars Memorial

Dedicated to Heroes of World War I-II

— Wind Gap —

 
 
World Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2021
1. World Wars Memorial
Inscription.  

In Honor of
Those Who Served in the World War
1917 • 1919


[Died in Service]
Monroe Bill • Jeremiah Creamer

[Honor Roll of Veterans]
[not transcribed]

In Honor of
Those Who Served in World War II
1941 • 1945


[Died in Service]
Andrew J. Baskar • James Bush
William Hendershot • Wilbur Serfass

[Honor Roll of Veterans]
[not transcribed]

In Memory of
Spc. Derek Holland
Army Nat'l Guard 228th Brigade
Supp. Batt. Beth., Pa. Died on duty
June 3, 2008 near Zormat, Afghan.

 
Erected by Borough of Wind Gap.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, AfghanistanWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 50.983′ N, 75° 17.407′ W. Marker is in Wind Gap, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Memorial is at the intersection of Park Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 512) and Lehigh Avenue, on the right
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when traveling east on Park Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wind Gap PA 18091, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wind Gap Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sullivan's March (approx. 0.8 miles away); Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians (approx. 0.8 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); "Homefront" (approx. 2.3 miles away); Weona Park Carousel (approx. 2.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named World Wars Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wind Gap.
 
World Wars Memorial WWI Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2021
2. World Wars Memorial WWI Honor Roll
World Wars Memorial WWII Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2021
3. World Wars Memorial WWII Honor Roll
World Wars Memorial - Spc Derek Holland image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2021
4. World Wars Memorial - Spc Derek Holland
World Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2021
5. World Wars Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 21, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 96 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 21, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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