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Kingston in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
1. War Memorial
Inscription.

"This book of history stands as a symbol dedicated
to the men and women of Kingston, Pennsylvania, who
so honorably served our country to keep our nation free."

Veterans of
World War I
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
Persian Gulf
Iraq

Dedicated July 4, 1991


 
Erected 1991.
 
Location. 41° 16.079′ N, 75° 53.442′ W. Marker is in Kingston, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Wyoming Avenue (U.S. 11) and Butler Street, on the right when traveling south on Wyoming Avenue. Touch for map. Monument is on the grounds of the Kingston Municipal Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Wyoming Avenue, Kingston PA 18704, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Agnes Flood High Water Mark (approx. 0.3 miles away); Henry M. Hoyt (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Wilkes-Barre (approx. 1.1 miles away); U.S.S. Wilkes Barre (approx. 1.3 miles away); Luzerne County
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
2. War Memorial
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Wyoming Division Canal (approx. 1.3 miles away); Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 99 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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