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Buckley Park

 
 
Buckley Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
1. Buckley Park Marker
Inscription.
In memory of
PFC Charles J. Buckley USMC
1949-1968
and of other Americans
who gave their lives in
the Republic of Vietnam


 
Location. 40° 4.406′ N, 75° 12.157′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of Germantown Avenue and Hartwell Lane, on the right when traveling north on Germantown Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19118, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War II Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mower General Hospital (approx. mile away); Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy World War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Wissahickon Inn (approx. 0.8 miles away); William Allen (approx. one mile away); Philo T. Farnsworth (approx. 1.3 miles away); Violet Oakley (approx. 1.4 miles away); Germantown Meetinghouse (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Also see . . .  Charles Joseph Buckley. (Submitted on September 2, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Buckley Park and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
2. Buckley Park and Marker
Looking north from Germantown Avenue and Hartwell Lane.

 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 680 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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