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Windber Veteran's Park

 
 
Windber Veteran's Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
1. Windber Veteran's Park Marker
Inscription. This park is dedicated to all service men and women past, present and future. The freedom we enjoy today is a result of their efforts and sacrifices. Tomorrow's freedom and prosperity throughout the free world depends on the men and women who serve this country.

Our community honors her sons and daughters who have answered this call, and who will answer this call to defend the land they love and the principles it stands for.
 
Erected by Donated by the Ann Jeba Koot Memorial Fund.
 
Location. 40° 14.029′ N, 78° 49.873′ W. Marker is in Windber, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is on Jefferson Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Veteran's Park is located on Jefferson Avenue between Graham Avenue and 14th Street, north of Paint Creek. Marker is in this post office area: Windber PA 15963, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnny Weissmuller (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Windber (about 600 feet away); Windber Strike of 1922-23 (about 700 feet away); Windber War Memorial (about 700 feet away); The Coal Miner
Windber Veteran's Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
2. Windber Veteran's Park
Looking west along Jefferson Ave.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Windber Area Victims of July 20th 1977 Flood (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alan Freed (approx. 0.2 miles away); Escape of Freedom Seekers Patrick and Abraham (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Windber.
 
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Windber Veteran's Park Podium Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
3. Windber Veteran's Park Podium Dedication
Dedicated to Veterans of all Wars by Windber VFW Post 4795
Windber Veteran's Park Podium and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
4. Windber Veteran's Park Podium and Marker
Windber Veteran's Park Tank Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
5. Windber Veteran's Park Tank Marker
This tank dedicated May 27, 1996 "in honor of those who have and will stand for freedom." The Windber WWII Commemorative Committee
Windber Veteran's Park Tank image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
6. Windber Veteran's Park Tank
Windber Veteran's Park Turcato Bench Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
7. Windber Veteran's Park Turcato Bench Marker
Windber Veteran's Park Turcato Bench and Other Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
8. Windber Veteran's Park Turcato Bench and Other Markers
Windber Veteran's Park WWII Committee Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
9. Windber Veteran's Park WWII Committee Marker
Windber Veteran's Park Perpetual Care Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
10. Windber Veteran's Park Perpetual Care Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 741 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on August 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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