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Newark in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
Vereran's Memorial Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 29, 2008
1. Vereran's Memorial Monument
Inscription.
In memory of the men from Newark
who gave their lives in World War II
and in honor of those who served
in the great wars

Ralph E. Adams Woodrow W. Gravenor Harold N. Sheaffer
Robert G. Allen Charles W. Greer, Jr. Ralph R. Skillman
James R. Anderson Thomas S. Inghams, Jr. George R. Thorn
Harvey L. Baldwin Roland P. Jackson Frank R. Thoroughgood
George G. Barnett William N. Jones, Jr. O. James Walter
Philip A. Beaman Charles W. Keith, Jr. Clarence E. Weible
Horace C. Brown Harold D. Kirk Ferris L. Wharton
William H. Dean, Jr. John W. O'Daniel, Jr. James R. Wilson
Robert J. Donovan Harry W. Pierce Homer B. Wooleyhan
John Frame Frank Sanborn

 
Location. 39° 40.989′ N, 75° 44.943′ W. Marker is in Newark, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Main Street and Academy Street, on the left when traveling west on E. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newark DE 19711, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Newark Academy (a few steps from this marker); Newark United Methodist Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oriental Lodge #12, I.O.O.F.
Korea Plaque image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 29, 2008
2. Korea Plaque
John E. Walker
(about 500 feet away); New Century Club (about 700 feet away); Hiram Lodge No. 25 (about 700 feet away); St. John the Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Diamonds Walkway (approx. mile away); Old College (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryNotable PersonsWar, World II
 
Vietnam Plaque image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, July 29, 2008
3. Vietnam Plaque
Douglas D. Alley Alan G. Geissinger
Francis B. Amoroso Jon J. Hayden
Charles R. Anderson Lawrence L. LaSalle
Leonard A. Bird Arthur C. Morris, Jr.
Richard A. Bowman Robert S. Schettig
Douglas D. Crowe Robert N. Tams
Richard J. Curry Earl R. Webb. Jr.
Michael R. Dadisman Robert E. Williams
Robert W. Dieffenbach, Jr.
Full view of monument. image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, August 3, 2008
4. Full view of monument.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,712 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 3, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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