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Marcus Hook in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
1. Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Delaware County Roll of Honor
Vietnam 1965 - 1972

[Roll of Honored Dead]

Dedicated October 10, 1992

"This memorial is also dedicated to
those Vietnam Veterans
that were killed in Vietnam, but who
died at home"

[Roll of Honored Dead]

Interred are the names of Delaware County
residents killed in the Vietnam War
These names were traced from the
Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC
and carried to Marcus Hook by the
Delco Co [?] October 15, 1988


 
Erected 1992 by the Delaware County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Project.
 
Location. 39° 48.725′ N, 75° 24.692′ W. Marker is in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is at the intersection of Delaware Street and Market Street, on the right when traveling east on Delaware Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Market Square Memorial Park, Marcus Hook PA 19061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Traveling Vietnam Veteran's Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Memorial
Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
2. Vietnam War Memorial Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Eastern Oysters (within shouting distance of this marker); Seamen's Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Marcus Hook First Ward Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Gillis Troost (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Soldier and Sailor Walk Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marcus Hook.
 
Also see . . .  The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington DC. (Submitted on April 15, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
3. Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
4. Vietnam War Memorial
World War II Cannon Next to Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
5. World War II Cannon Next to Vietnam War Memorial
Delaware River in background
William J. McClure Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2017
6. William J. McClure Park Marker
In ground adjacent to the World War II cannon. Apparently the park was later renamed Market Square Memorial Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 68 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 15, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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