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Somerset in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Somerset County Korean War / Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Somerset County Korean War / Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
1. Somerset County Korean War / Vietnam War Memorial
Inscription. Died in Service
[Provides an honor roll of names]
 
Erected by Somerset County.
 
Location. 40° 0.577′ 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 World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Somerset County (a few steps from this marker); 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (within shouting distance of 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, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Somerset County Korean War / Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
2. Somerset County Korean War / Vietnam War Memorial
At far left of photo; with WWII Memorial in center, WWI Memorial at right, and China-Burma-India bench in foreground.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 781 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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