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

Flame of Freedom

 
 
Flame of Freedom Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 26, 2008
1. Flame of Freedom Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to those who served to keep alive the flames of freedom.
Erected in observance of the 50th anniversary of the American Legion by Post 469 Wrightsville, Penna. on May 30, 1969.
 
Location. 40° 1.501′ N, 76° 32.031′ W. Marker is in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Fourth Street and Lincoln Highway (Pennsylvania Route 462), in the median on N. Fourth Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wrightsville PA 17368, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1861 - 1865 (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Hosting the Invader (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wrightsville (approx. mile away); American Legion Monument (approx. mile away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. mile away); Veterans Memorial Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wrightsville's Lime Kilns (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wrightsville.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsMilitaryPatriots & Patriotism
 
Sidewalk View image. Click for full size.
By Eric Milask, July 4, 2010
2. Sidewalk View
Full view of Flame of Freedom Monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 26, 2008
3. Full view of Flame of Freedom Monument
Located in Constitution Square.
Eternal Flame image. Click for full size.
By Eric Milask, July 4, 2010
4. Eternal Flame
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,043 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on July 13, 2010, by Eric Milask of Cherry Hill, New Jersey.   3. submitted on January 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   4. submitted on July 13, 2010, by Eric Milask of Cherry Hill, New Jersey.
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