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Towanda in Bradford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War I Memorial

 
 
World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
1. World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription. In honor of the men and women of Bradford County who strove as soldiers, sailors, marines and nurses in the World War at home and overseas for the perpetuation of American ideals.
 
Erected 1923 by George Clymer Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Eugenia Macfarlane Balch Fund.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 46.027′ N, 76° 26.575′ W. Marker is in Towanda, Pennsylvania, in Bradford County. Marker is on Main Street. Touch for map. The marker is attached to the exterior wall of the Bradford County Courthouse near the left side of entrance door. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 Main Street, Towanda PA 18848, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bradford County Soldiers & Sailors Monument (here, next to this marker); Bradford County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Courthouse Annex (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Bradford County Jail (about
World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
2. World War I Memorial Marker
400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stephen Foster (about 600 feet away); The Daily Review (about 600 feet away); Towanda Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Towanda.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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