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Somerset County World War I Memorial

 
 
Somerset County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
1. Somerset County World War I Memorial
Inscription.
In honor of the gallant men and women of
Somerset County
who served in the World War
and in memory of
the following who made the supreme sacrifice
1917-1919

November 11, 1925

 
Erected 1925 by Forbes Road Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 0.573′ N, 79° 4.701′ W. Marker is in Somerset, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 601) and Union Street, on the right when traveling north on Center Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is near the southwest corner of the Somerset County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Somerset PA 15501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Somerset County World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Somerset County Korean War / Vietnam War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Somerset County (here, next to this marker); 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (within shouting distance of
Somerset County World War I Memorial Roll of Honor image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
2. Somerset County World War I Memorial Roll of Honor
this marker); Adam Schneider (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Early Bible (about 700 feet away); Edgewood Aerie 1801 F.O.E. World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ankeny Square (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Somerset.
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Somerset County World War I Memorial Roll of Honor image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
3. Somerset County World War I Memorial Roll of Honor
Somerset County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
4. Somerset County World War I Memorial
Korea/Vietnam, World War II, and China-Burma-India Veterans Memorials to left.
 
 
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 615 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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