Wrightsville in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
American Legion Monument
Greater love hath no man than this: That he lay down his life for a friend.
Honoring the men and women of this community who served our country in all wars.
To those who served our country in time of war for the freedom of all men everywhere. They gave their today for our tomorrow.
Dedicated to the everlasting memory of those who sacrificed their lives on the altar of freedom in all wars.
Location. 40° 1.526′ N, 76° 31.748′ W. Marker is in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of PA 462 Lincoln Highway and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling east on PA 462 Lincoln Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wrightsville PA 17368, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wrightsville (a few steps from this marker); Gettysburg Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial Bridge (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal (about 800 feet Hosting the Invader (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burning the Wrightsville Bridge (approx. ¼ mile away); The River: a Corridor and a Barrier (approx. ¼ mile away); Wrightsville's Lime Kilns (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wrightsville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,100 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 7. submitted on June 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.