Newburg in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Newburg and Hopewell Township World War II Memorial
These died that liberty might not perish
The two outside panels contain the names of 53 WWII veterans from the local area.
Erected by Citizens of Newburg and Hopewell Township.
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Heroes • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II.
Location. 40° 8.245′ N, 77° 33.293′ W. Marker is in Newburg, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 641) and High Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newburg PA 17240, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Middle Spring Presbyterian Church Commemorative Marker (approx. 3.8 miles Our Fallen Patriots (approx. 3.9 miles away); Middle Spring Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); Forbes Road - Raystown Path (approx. 5.7 miles away); Lt. James F. Bearer, USMC Memorial Trees (approx. 5.8 miles away); One-Room Schoolhouse (approx. 6 miles away); Shippensburg (approx. 6 miles away); Locust Grove Cemetery (approx. 6 miles away).
Also see . . . Newburg-Hopewell WWII Memorial. (Submitted on June 4, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 2, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 690 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 2, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.