Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Sixth, Eleventh and Twelfth Wards World War I Memorial
Erected by Citizens of the Sixth, Eleventh and Twelfth Wards.
Location. 39° 57.65′ N, 75° 8.476′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of Spring Garden Street and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west on Spring Garden Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19123, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. VFW Post 389 Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); David Bustill Bowser (approx. 0.2 miles away); America's First Lager (approx. ¼ mile away); African Zoar Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Wood Street Riverbank Steps (approx. 0.3 miles away); The German Society of Pennsylvania (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church (approx. half a mile away); The Poes in Philadelphia (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
More about this marker. The Roll of Honor panel with names A-G is missing.
Categories. • 20th Century • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 602 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.