Birdsboro in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Birdsboro World War I Memorial
World War 1917-1918
[Died in service]
J. William Lutz
[Names of others who served follows]
Erected & Dedicated Dec. 13, 1919
Erected 1919 by Washington Camp No. 417, Patriotic Order Sons of America.
Location. 40° 15.988′ N, 75° 48.415′ W. Marker is in Birdsboro, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 345/724) and Mill Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the Birdsboro Community Center (William Bird House). Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 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. Birdsboro (within shouting distance of this marker); American Legion Post 626 Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Baumstown World War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different Daniel Boone (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hopewell Village (approx. 1.2 miles away); William Penn (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birdsboro.
Regarding Birdsboro World War I Memorial. The Birdsboro P.O.S. of A. camp is apparently defunct.
Also see . . . Patriotic Order Sons of America. (Submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
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 670 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.