Mount Pleasant in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mount Pleasant Veterans Memorial
World War I
World War II
July 4, 1973
Andrew P Palenchar, Army KIA
Clyde E Whetsel, Army KIA
John Macheska, Army POW
George Stefano, Army KIA
John M Ulrey, Army KIA
Frank C Kurpiel, Coast Guard KIA
Charles E Overly, Army KIA
Clyde E Wiltrout, Air Force KIA
Harold J Morgan, Army KIA
Leslie A Snider, Army KIA
Erected 1973 by American Legion Post 446 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3368.
Location. 40° 8.892′ N, 79° 32.533′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of Diamond Street (Pennsylvania Route 819) and Standpipe Alley, on the left when traveling south on Diamond Street. Touch for map. Marker is adjacent to the Medic 10 Gazebo in Veteran's Park. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant PA 15666, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John W. Geary (a few steps from this marker); Mount Pleasant War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); First General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ Henry Clay Frick (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Edward Braddock and His Army (approx. half a mile away); Braddock's Military Road 1755 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Morewood Massacre (approx. 1.2 miles away); Standard Shaft Mine and Coke Works (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
Categories. • 20th Century • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,485 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.