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Birdsboro World War I Memorial

 
 
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
1. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
Roll of Honor

World War 1917-1918

[Died in service]
Clymer Green
J. William Lutz

[Names of others who served follows]

Erected & Dedicated Dec. 13, 1919

 
Erected 1919 by Washington Camp No. 417, Patriotic Order Sons of America.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 40° 15.988′ N, 75° 48.415′ W. Marker is in Birdsboro, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 345/724) and Mill Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Marker is in front of the Birdsboro Community Center (William Bird House). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 E Main Street, Birdsboro PA 19508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bird Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Birdsboro (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mercantile (within shouting distance of this marker); Birdsboro Trailhead (about 300 feet away, measured
Birdsboro World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
2. Birdsboro World War I Memorial
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in a direct line); Neighborhoods (about 500 feet away); American Legion Post 626 Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birdsboro Steel (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birdsboro.
 
Regarding Birdsboro World War I Memorial. The Birdsboro P.O.S. of A. camp is apparently defunct.
 
Also see . . .  Patriotic Order Sons of America. (Submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Birdsboro World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
3. Birdsboro World War I Memorial
Birdsboro Community Center (William Bird House) in background.
Birdsboro World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
4. Birdsboro World War I Memorial
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
5. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
6. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
Edgar Bower and Harry E. Hinkel at top.
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
7. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
8. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 739 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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