“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Skagway in Skagway Borough, Alaska — The American West (Northwest)

Skagway Remembers

Skagway Remembers War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 16, 2010
1. Skagway Remembers War Memorial
Inscription. The citizens of Skagway, Alaska wish to forever remember the sacrifices of our military servicemen who died in wartime. These young men left home and community to answer the call to help preserve peace and freedom in the world.
World War I
Vincent Dortero • Lenard Haslett
World War II
Bill Phelps • Harry Lee • Harry Dallas • Ed Kast
Korean Conflict
Lloyd Sullivan • Michael Tierney
Erected by The Town of Skagway.
Location. 59° 27.344′ N, 135° 18.704′ W. Marker is in Skagway, Alaska, in Skagway Borough. Marker is at the intersection of 7 Avenue and Spring Street on 7 Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Skagway AK 99840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trail of '98 Museum (here, next to this marker); Mollie Walsh (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bank of Alaska (about 500 feet away); Arctic Brotherhood Camp Skagway (approx. ¼ mile away); Jeff. Smith’s Parlor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fatal Duel (approx. 0.3 miles away); Inspector Charles Constantine (approx. 0.3 miles away); Skagway and White Pass (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Skagway.
More about this marker. Marker is located on the grounds of the Skagway City Hall and Museum.
Categories. War, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 579 times since then and 28 times this year. Last updated on April 5, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. Photo   1. submitted on June 1, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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