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North East and Vicinity World War I Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 12, 2019
1. North East and Vicinity World War I Memorial
Inscription.  
Erected in honor of the young men of
North East and Vicinity
who entered the service of our country
in the World War of 1917-1919
and dedicated in loving memory to the
following who made the supreme sacrifice

J. Wayne Benjamin
Kenneth Peirson Carter
James Joseph Feeney
Francis Judson Heard
Leonard Wesley Kightlinger
Salvatore Savattiere
William Myron Simpson
Perry Smith Bigelow
Victor Carleton Franke
Clair Ticknor Hanley
Leslie Frank Keslar
Leslie L. McGahen
Frank Edward Rundell William Clifford Sennett
Jasper Newton Washburn

"They gave the last full measure of devotion"

 
Location. 42° 12.959′ N, 79° 50.116′ W. Marker is in North East, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is on West Main Street (U.S. 20) west of North Lake Street (Pennsylvania Route 89), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 West Main Street, North East PA 16428, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the
North East and Vicinity World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 12, 2019
2. North East and Vicinity World War I Memorial
crow flies. In Memory of Those Who Gave Their Lives That Others Might Live (here, next to this marker); Erected to the Memory of the Defenders of Our Country and Flag (here, next to this marker); Pennsylvania (approx. 4.1 miles away); Site of Farm of William Crossgrove 1807 (approx. 5.3 miles away in New York); Colt's Station (approx. 6.8 miles away); Ripley Veterans' Roll of Honor Monument (approx. 7.3 miles away in New York); Birthplace of Dr. Benjamin Franklin Goodrich (approx. 7.3 miles away in New York); Gifford-Blanchfield House (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North East.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 20 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 15, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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