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Military Order of the Purple Heart

Lehigh Valley Chapter No. 190

 
 
Military Order of the Purple Heart Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., November 16, 2021
1. Military Order of the Purple Heart Marker
Inscription.  

This tree dedicated
to our departed patriots
Aug. 7, 1990

 
Erected 1990 by Lehigh Valley Chapter No. 190, M.O.P.H.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart series list.
 
Location. 40° 35.991′ N, 75° 29.395′ W. Marker is in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Memorial is near the east boundary of West Park, about 325 feet north of the intersection of Linden and Fulton Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Allentown PA 18102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C Company, 109th Machine Gun Battalion (here, next to this marker); United States Army Ambulance Corps Service (a few steps from this marker); China-Burma-India Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Defenders Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ignatz Gresser
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(within shouting distance of this marker); The Allen Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); D-Day, June 6 1944 (within shouting distance of this marker); Remembering Allentown's Heroes (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Allentown.
 
Also see . . .  History of the Purple Heart Medal. (Submitted on November 18, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Military Order of the Purple Heart Marker and Tree image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., November 16, 2021
2. Military Order of the Purple Heart Marker and Tree
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 18, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 86 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 18, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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