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Birdsboro World War I Memorial

 
 
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
1. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Roll of Honor

World War 1917-1918

[Died in service]
Clymer Green
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
Birdsboro World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
2. Birdsboro World War I Memorial
marker also named Daniel Boone (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hopewell Village (approx. 1.2 miles away); William Penn (approx. 1.5 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 CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Birdsboro World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
3. Birdsboro World War I Memorial
Birdsboro Community Center (William Bird House) in background.
Birdsboro World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
4. Birdsboro World War I Memorial
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
5. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
6. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
Edgar Bower and Harry E. Hinkel at top.
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
7. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
8. Birdsboro World War I Memorial Honor Roll
 
 
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 662 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on October 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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