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World War I Monument - Danville

   
World War I Monument - Danvilleloupe
Memorial Park
Danville
PA
USA
17821

World War I Monument - Danville

100 Cities / 100 Memorials

100c 100m wwi centennial plaque This granite memorial, unveiled during several days of commemoration from August 30-September 3, 1919, weighs nearly 41 tons and has bronze plaques on three sides that are inscribed with a Roll of Honor 1917-1919.  It is estimated that approximately 18,000 people attended the unveiling, presided over by Pennsylvania Governor William C. Sproul.  The monument was cleaned, refinished and rededicated on November 11, 2017.

 

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