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

Korean War Memorial

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

United States South Korea
United Nations

This monument is dedicated to all those
men and women from Luzerne County
who served in the
Korean Theater of Operations
during the Korean War.

On land donated by the county commissioners,
the Korean War Veterans of Wyoming Valley
erected this monument and dedicated it on
July 26, 1992

Our Fallen Comrades
[Roll of Honored Dead]


 
Erected 1992 by Korean War Veterans of Wyoming Valley.
 
Location. 41° 15.054′ N, 75° 52.796′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on River Street north of Union Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is on the Luzerne County Courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 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. 109th Field Artillery Battalion (here, next to this marker); Ellen Webster Palmer (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Wilkes-Barre (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker);
Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 20, 2017
2. Korean War Memorial
Wyoming Division Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Center of Law, Politics and Power (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Ellen Webster Palmer (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Korean
 
Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 20, 2017
3. Korean War Memorial
Luzerne County Courthouse in background
Korean War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 20, 2017
4. Korean War Memorial Honored Dead
Korean War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 20, 2017
5. Korean War Memorial Honored Dead
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 23, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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