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

War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
1. War Memorial
Inscription.

Dedicated to the
men and women of Forty Fort,
who served their country
in all wars.

[Dedicated] May 30, 1984


 
Erected 1984 by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8595.
 
Location. 41° 17.113′ N, 75° 52.379′ W. Marker is in Forty Fort, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Wyoming Avenue (U.S. 11) and River Street, on the left when traveling south on Wyoming Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1271 Wyoming Avenue, Kingston PA 18704, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forty Fort (a few steps from this marker); James Bird (within shouting distance of this marker); Forty Fort Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Wyoming Seminary Presidents' Lost Graves Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forty Fort Cemetery Lost Graves Memorial (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. one mile away); Denison House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Henry M. Hoyt (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Forty Fort.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2017
2. War Memorial
 
 
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 107 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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