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Blair County War Mothers Memorial

 
 
Blair County War Mothers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2009
1. Blair County War Mothers Memorial Marker
Inscription.  That the loving memory of Blair County's War Mothers may be forever perpetuated, this shaft is erected by a grateful people
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 29.23′ N, 78° 25.36′ W. Marker is in Altoona, Pennsylvania, in Blair County. Memorial is at the intersection of 40th Street and Chestnut Avenue, on the right when traveling west on 40th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Altoona PA 16601, 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. Blair County Memorial Highway (a few steps from this marker); Endress War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Baker Mansion (approx. 0.8 miles away); Alleghany Furnace (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Baker Mansion (approx. 0.9 miles away); Altoona (approx. 1.1 miles away); Logan Valley Mall Fire (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Children of Pennsylvania's Fallen Warriors (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altoona.
 
Blair County War Mothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2009
2. Blair County War Mothers Memorial
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 20, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 489 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 20, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Jun. 25, 2022