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The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial

 
 
The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
1. The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.
To commemorate the patriotism and perpetuate
the names of those who served with honor
in World War II

[Died in service]
Albert Bryan
Lewis Kennedy
Nick Piergrossi
[Honor Roll follows]

 
Erected by The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company.
 
Location. 40° 16.003′ N, 75° 48.197′ W. Marker is in Birdsboro, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 345) and School Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Memorial is on the grounds of Birdsboro Memorial American Legion Post 626. Marker is at or near this postal address: 445 E. Main Street, Birdsboro PA 19508, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Legion Post 626 Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Birdsboro (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birdsboro World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 0.9 miles away); Baumstown World War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Daniel Boone
The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
2. The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial
(approx. 1.1 miles away); Hopewell Village (approx. 1.1 miles away); William Penn (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birdsboro.
 
Also see . . .  A Birdsboro Steel Timeline. (Submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesIndustry & CommerceMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
3. The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 750 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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