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World War Memorial

 
 
World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2018
1. World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

In honor of
our boys who served their country
in the World War

These made the supreme sacrifice
☆ Wilton H. Abel ☆
☆ David E. Poff ☆
☆ George H. Leithiser ☆

"Greater love hath no man than this
That a man lay down his life for his friends"


 
Erected by Wrightsville Chapter, American War Mothers.
 
Location. 40° 1.425′ N, 76° 32.309′ W. Marker is in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Hellam Street (Pennsylvania Route 462) and 7th Street, on the right when traveling east on Hellam Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wrightsville PA 17368, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Springetsbury Manor (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Road of Remembrance (about 500 feet away); Flame of Freedom (approx. mile away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2018
2. World War Memorial
Looking west along Hellam Street
(approx. mile away); 1861 - 1865 (approx. mile away); W. Henry Crumling (approx. mile away); Hosting the Invader (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wrightsville.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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