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Frackville in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., January 27, 2017
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

Frackville American Legion
gratefully dedicates this
monument to honor all the
men and women who
faithfully and proudly serve
our country
sacrificing all to protect
our country's freedom

Our Auxiliary will
always support our
troops for the
sacrifices they make

The Sons of the
American Legion
honor all veterans


 
Erected by American Legion Post 398, its Ladies Auxiliary, and Sons.
 
Location. 40° 47.061′ N, 76° 13.789′ W. Marker is in Frackville, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is on Mahanoy Street north of Oak Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 South Mahanoy Street, Frackville PA 17931, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Mahanoy Plane (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Michael's Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Little Lithuania, USA (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Dorsey Brothers (approx.
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 27, 2017
2. Veterans Memorial
2.9 miles away); Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Six ton piece of coal (approx. 3.1 miles away); 1902 Anthracite Coal Strike (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frackville.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, 2nd IraqWar, Afghanistan
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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