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Old Forge in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial

155 mm Howitzer

 
 
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 10, 2017
1. Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

This memorial is dedicated to
all men and women who served
in the Armed Forces of the
United States of America

 
Location. 41° 22.172′ N, 75° 44.182′ W. Marker is in Old Forge, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on Main Street east of Railroad Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Memorial is on the Borough Hall grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 310 South Main Street, Old Forge PA 18518, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. P.F.C. Carpellotti, U.S.M.C. (a few steps from this marker); Old Forge War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Forge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Rocky Glen Park (approx. 1.8 miles away); Keyser Creek (approx. 2.1 miles away); Scranton (approx. 3.1 miles away); Twin Shaft Disaster (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Old Forge.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial Marker and Howitzer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 10, 2017
2. Veterans Memorial Marker and Howitzer
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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