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Tannersville in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Swiftwater Valley WWI Memorial

 
 
Swiftwater Valley WWI Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 2010
1. Swiftwater Valley WWI Memorial Marker
Inscription.
1917-1918
These men of the Swiftwater Valley put their country’s need above opportunity, ease and private gain and served with the armed forces in the World War.
These mountains and the folks who find peace among them shall ever hold them in grateful remembrance.
A listing of 24 servicemen follows.
 
Erected by American Legion Post 425.
 
Location. 41° 2.639′ N, 75° 18.517′ W. Marker is in Tannersville, Pennsylvania, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of County Route 715 and County Route 611, on the right when traveling south on County Route 715. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tannersville PA 18372, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sullivan's March (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Sullivan Expedition Against The Iroquois Indians 1779 (approx. 4.3 miles away); John Summerfield Staples (approx. 7 miles away); Stroud Mansion (approx. 7.1 miles away); Jacob Stroud (approx.
Complete Swiftwater Valley WWI Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 2010
2. Complete Swiftwater Valley WWI Memorial
7.1 miles away); Fort Hamilton (approx. 7.1 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Hamilton (approx. 7.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tannersville.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Swiftwater Valley WWI Memorial at a local unnamed park image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 2010
3. Swiftwater Valley WWI Memorial at a local unnamed park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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