Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
West View in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

West View Memorial

 
 
Main Plaque on Monument image. Click for full size.
June 28, 2008
1. Main Plaque on Monument
Inscription. This memorial is dedicated in sincere tribute to the living and dead whose valiant efforts and unselfish sacrifices have made America great. God grant that the liberty of humanity, won only by brave souls and vigilantly guarded, shall live on with increased strength and spirit, perpetuated for all ages to come.
 
Erected by West View Volunteer Fire Department.
 
Location. 40° 31.255′ N, 80° 1.986′ W. Marker is in West View, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on Perry Highway (U.S. 19), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Monument is located on the grounds of the West View Elementary School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47 Chalfonte Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15229, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hiland Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mount Assisi (approx. 1.3 miles away); First Aluminum Observatory Dome (approx. 1.8 miles away); Greenstone United Methodist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); History of Observatory Hill (approx. 2.2 miles away); Davis Island Lock and Dam
Front View of Monument image. Click for full size.
June 28, 2008
2. Front View of Monument
(approx. 2.5 miles away); Riverview United Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Allegheny Observatory (approx. 2.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  West View Borough. Picture tour includes photos of memorial. (Submitted on July 2, 2008.) 
 
Categories. Heroes
 
Side View of Monument image. Click for full size.
June 28, 2008
3. Side View of Monument
Smaller Plaque on Monument image. Click for full size.
June 28, 2008
4. Smaller Plaque on Monument
Erected by West View Volunteer Fire Dept. R.J. Kredel, Architect.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2008. This page has been viewed 969 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 2, 2008. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement