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Roll of Honor

Gettysburg Fire Department

 
 
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By Karl Stelly, August 19, 2014
1. Roll of Honor Memorial
Inscription.  
Dedicated to the memory of
William A. Beales • Horace M. Bushman
Who made the Supreme Sacrifice in World War II and in Honor of our Fellow Firemen who served in the Armed Forces of their Country
World War I
William B. Eckenrode • Andrew J. Florence • John W. Hartman • Francis E. Miller • George A. Miller • Frank J. Slonaker • Horace E. Smiley • Walter D. Sterner • Walter S. Swisher • Meader I. Williams
World War II
Paul E. Anzengruber • Clarence H. Cluck • Donald J. Culp • Edward A. Culp • Harold W. Culp • J. Fred Diehl • Hubert A. Gallagher • Francis L. Groft • Glenn L. Guise • Donald G. Jacobs • Philip M. Jones • Francis I. Knox • William E. Knox • Charles W. Mayhall • Donald W. McSherry • Javens W. Plank • Charles R. Rupp • Bertus G. Strausbaugh • Kenneth M. Tawney • William G. Weaver • G. William Zhea

On the smaller plaque to the right
Roll of Honor
Gettysburg Fire Department

World War 1917 - 1918
Horace E. Smiley • Walter D. Sterner • John W. Hartman • Walter S. Swisher • Meader I. Williams • Francis E. Miller • Wm B. Eckenrode • Andrew

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By Karl Stelly, August 19, 2014
2. Roll of Honor Memorial
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J. Florence • Frank J. Slonaker • George A. Miller
Erected 1932
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 49.912′ N, 77° 13.72′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on North Stratton Street, on the right when traveling north. Bronze plaques are attached to the outside wall of the Gettysburg Fire Department Building at 35 North Stratton Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 North Stratton Street, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Amos Humiston (a few steps from this marker); a site for two legends (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gettys' Tavern Site (about 300 feet away); St. James Lutheran Church (about 400 feet away); a pathway to safety (about 400 feet away); Gettys Crossroads and Tavern (about 400 feet away); "harboring Confederates" (about 500 feet away); Western Maryland Station (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Roll of Honor Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, August 19, 2014
3. Roll of Honor Memorial
This bronze plaque lists the World War I Veterans from the Gettysburg Fire Department.
Roll of Honor Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, August 19, 2014
4. Roll of Honor Memorial
The bronze eagle at the top of the plaque
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By Karl Stelly, August 19, 2014
5. Roll of Honor Memorial
A closeup of the Gettysburg Fire Department Logo
Gettysburg Fire Department image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, August 19, 2014
6. Gettysburg Fire Department
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 22, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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