VFW Post 7045 War Memorial - Hellam, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
N 39° 59.895 W 076° 36.257
18S E 363052 N 4428795
Quick Description: Small stone memorial at the foot of a nautical flag on the grounds of the local VFW pay homage to fallen comrades.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 8/28/2010 6:13:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM9K9K
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 1

Long Description:

This is a small gray stone memorial set into the grass in front of Post 7045 Kreutz Creek Valley Post. The stone and post are located on a back woods road. The memorial cannot be seen from the road as it is close to the ground. Its a very rural area and there are a ton of war memorials in this town as well as the adjoining towns as tradition holds their involvement is always substantial in our nations wars. The memorial reads:

Morris Astor
Memorial
In Memory of All
Departed Comrades
Post 7045 K.C.V. V.F.W

Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

In Honor Of: Fallen Comrades

Marker Text:
See Long Description


Who Put it Here?: Locak VFW Post 7045

Description of Memorial:
I was intentionally driving around looking for waymarks when I found this. It is isolated in an out of the way place.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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