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

War Memorial

Sacrifice

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

In grateful tribute to
the men and women
of this community who
served in World Wars

That They Shall Not Have Died In Vain

World War One
Herbert Clark Joseph M. Chorba John A. Gombar
Peter Telesha Michael T. Gombar George Phillips
Wilbur Gill Clemence Karchaskus

World War Two
Peter Badyrka William A. Fitzgerald Matthew S. Gosko
John S. Hrysko Edward J. Karolewicz Edward Karpovich
Stephen J. Kobar Paul G. Kochis John J. Konopka
John A. Kromko John G. Kromko Frank J. Krupski
Wallace Kudalsky Donald A. Novak George F. Ollendike Jr.
Joseph A. Pasko Chester W. Peko Willard Peters
Frank Pogorelski Richard H. Pollard Frank A. Puhalla
David W. Reha Chester Romanowsky Joseph P. Semonick
Whitman Sheerer William Shumski Emil A. Solensky
Edward T. Solomon Joseph F. Sproha Joseph V. Stefanik
George T. Talyain Charles Taraskiewicz Charles Washkuch
Robert H. Williams Richard Wojdakowski Joseph E. Zilla Albert Freeman

Korean War
Frank A. Yablonsky

Vietnam
Edward J. Kaminski Nicholas F. Barone
John E. Tarantowicz Jr. Kenneth C. Hess


 
Erected by Throop Lions Club and Civic Committees
War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
2. War Memorial Honored Dead
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Location. 41° 26.76′ N, 75° 37.228′ W. Marker is in Throop, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is at the intersection of Sanderson Street and Charles Street, on the left when traveling west on Sanderson Street. Touch for map. Monument is on the Throop Borough Hall grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 436 Sanderson Street, Scranton PA 18512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Throop (here, next to this marker); Anthracite Mine Disaster (here, next to this marker); Blessed Sacrament Parish (approx. half a mile away); World Wars Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Our Lady of Victory Shrine (approx. half a mile away); War Memorial Honor Roll (approx. 0.6 miles away); Reinterred Remains from St. John's Lutheran Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Colonel George Whitfield Scranton (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Throop.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
3. War Memorial
War Memorial Soldier Bust image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2018
4. War Memorial Soldier Bust
 
 
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 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 30, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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