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

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 20, 2017
1. War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In memory to those
Kingsmen who have
given the ultimate
sacrifice in service
to their country.
Dedicated 1974 by
X Γ I

 
Erected 1974 by X Γ I (Chi Gamma Iota Veterans' Fraternity).
 
Location. 41° 15.027′ N, 75° 52.783′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on River Street north of Union Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is near the King's College Administration Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 North River Street, Wilkes Barre PA 18711, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wyoming Division Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ellen Webster Palmer (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 109th Field Artillery Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Wilkes-Barre (within shouting distance of this marker); Parents Corner
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 20, 2017
2. War Memorial
King's College Admin Building in background
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Center of Law, Politics and Power (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
 
Categories. EducationPatriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 74 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 22, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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