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Throop in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

War Memorial Honor Roll

U.S.A.

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
1. War Memorial Honor Roll
Inscription.

In memory of our boys who
gave their lives for freedom
1916 World War I 1918
Peter Telesha Clemence Karchaskus
George Phillips
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1941 World War II 1945
Edward J. Karolewicz Charles Taraskewicz
Sidney P. Orlowski Richard Wojdakowski
Edward P. Karpovich Chester W. Peko
Joseph A. Pasko Frank J. Krupski
John S. Hrysko Richard H. Pollard
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Vietnam War
John E. Tarantowicz Jr.

Erected... May 30, 1950


 
Erected 1950 by Boulevard Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7251 and 3rd Ward Citizens of Throop Borough.
 
Location. 41° 27.008′ N, 75° 37.823′ W. Marker is in Throop, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is at the intersection of Boulevard Avenue and Rebecca Street, on the left when traveling south on Boulevard Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scranton PA 18512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
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By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
2. War Memorial
within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World Wars Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Our Lady of Victory Shrine (about 600 feet away); Blessed Sacrament Parish (about 600 feet away); War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Throop (approx. 0.6 miles away); Anthracite Mine Disaster (approx. 0.6 miles away); Robert Patrick Casey (approx. 1.3 miles away); Reinterred Remains from St. John's Lutheran Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Throop.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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