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

103rd Engineers

28th Division

 
 
103rd Engineers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
1. 103rd Engineers Memorial
The memorial incorporates a drinking fountain.
Inscription. (Front):
In memory
of the
103rd
Engineers
1917 - 1919

(Back):
103rd Engineers
28th Division

Major engagements
in World War I

Champagne - Marne
Aisne - Marne
Meuse - Argonne
Oise - Aisne
Defensive Sector


 
Location. 40° 46.859′ N, 77° 47.766′ W. Marker is in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is on Boal Avenue (U.S. 322) just north of Boalsburg Pike, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in front of the 28th Division Shrine adjacent to the parking area for the Pennsylvania Military Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Boalsburg PA 16827, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coshocton Train Wreck (within shouting distance of this marker); Ordnance QF, 4.5-inch Howitzer Mark II (within shouting distance of this marker); The Pennsylvania Military Museum / 28th Infantry Division Shrine (within shouting distance of this marker); M59 Armored Personnel Carrier (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Twin 40mm Self-propelled Gun, M42A1 Duster (about 300 feet
Back of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
2. Back of Memorial
away); 28th Signal Battalion (about 300 feet away); M60A3 Tank (about 300 feet away); Headquarters Troop 28th Division (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boalsburg.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 684 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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