Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Major General Asher Miner
and the officers and men of the
109th Field Artillery of
the American Expeditionary Force
who served in the Great War
Champagne • Oisne-Aisne • Lorraine
Meuse-Argonne • Ypres-Lys
Funds for this memorial were contributed
by the Boys and Girls of South Wilkes-Barre
and their friends
Erected by the Boys and Girls of South Wilkes-Barre and their Friends.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational Areas • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I.
Location. 41° 14.358′ N, 75° 54.711′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Memorial is on Old River Road south of Hanover Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkes Barre PA 18702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 15th Ward World War II Honored Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Amedeo Obici (1877-1947) Veterans and 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hurricane Agnes High Water Mark (approx. 0.8 miles away); Teedyuscung (approx. one mile away); Zebulon Butler House (approx. one mile away); 30 West River [Street] (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Old Gymnasium (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
Also see . . .
1. Asher Miner PA House of Representatives Bio. (Submitted on December 3, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Asher Miner Distinguished Service Cross Citation. (Submitted on December 3, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 3, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.